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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 51.2205

Title: Health/Medical Physics.

Definition: A program that focuses on the application of physics, nuclear science, and engineering physics to diagnostic, treatment, and therapeutic processes and public health protection. Includes instruction in radiation biophysics, biophysics, health effects of natural and artificially induced radiation, hazard evaluation, environmental radioactivity, nuclear physics, engineering physics, radiobiology, medical radiology, calibration and dosage theory, computer applications and medical informatics, and specific research problems.

Action: No Substantive Changes

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Code Title Action Code Title
51.2205 Health/Medical Physics. No substantive changes 51.2205 Health/Medical Physics.
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