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Dr. Jeff Carson

Dr. Jeffery Carson


 MEDBIO 4971E - Clinical Projects in Biophysics 

 Major laboratory course in experimental biophysics for fourth-year Honors Specialization Medical Biophysics (Clinical Physics Concentration). The three components are: a major experimental project related to Clinical Physics (topic and advisor chosen in consultation with the student), scientific communication (student presentation and reports), and electronic information processing (data capture, computer analysis of biophysical signals).

Course Objectives and Outline




Antirequisite(s): Medical Biophysics 4970E.
Prerequisite(s): Medical Biophysics 3970Z and registration in Year 4 of an Honors Specialization in Medical Biophysics (Clinical Physics Concentration).

Extra Information:  15 hours weekly on average, 1.5 course weight .   





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