The Department of Radiology at Wake Forest School of Medicine offers a one-year fellowship in nuclear radiology. The training program includes experience in all aspects of clinical nuclear medicine and positron emission tomography (PET), as well as a significant research component.
Fellows will receive clinical training in diagnostic nuclear medicine including PET, in vivo and in vitro procedures, and the use of radionuclides in therapy.
The fellowship is designed to provide in-depth experience in all areas of clinical nuclear medicine, both diagnostic and therapeutic. The fellow is taught the basic principles upon which the field of nuclear medicine is founded, including:
- Radiation physics
- Health physics