Radiation Protection and Medical Effects 2019/2020 (6 credits)

Autumn 19/20, 100 %, Campus

Start date: 2 September 2019

End date: 29 September 2019

Application Deadline: 15 April 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-49000 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.

Entry Requirements: A university degree after at least three years of study (180 credits) in life sciences (e.g. physics, radiophysics, chemistry or biology), medicine, pharmacy, nursing, or other relevant university education.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 14500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 14500

About the course:

The course gives you knowledge about molecular, cellular and tissue effects of exposure to ionising radiation. This will lead to an increased understanding of risks of ionising radiation, radiation protection, medical radiation therapy and applications in nuclear medicine.

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Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology

Dag Hammarskjölds väg 20 751 85 Uppsala

Rudbecklaboratoriet, 751 85 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 4580

Fax: 018-471 5077

Bo Stenerlöw bo.stenerlow@igp.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 38 35