2021-2022 Academic Catalog

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Radiation Oncology (RAON)

RAON 8005 -  Radiation Oncology  (8 Credits)  

4 wks. Max: 2. The student will learn the basic tools and techniques of radiation oncology, evaluate patients before and after treatment, learn specialized exam techniques, participate in consultations and multi-modality cancer treatment planning. Students will attend and participate in multidisciplinary tumor conferences.

Grading Basis: Medical School

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

RAON 8100 -  RAON Elective Away  (8 Credits)  

This Radiation Oncology elective will be held at a site in Colorado, another state, or internationally. Students must obtain departmental approval one month prior to the start. Additionally, international sites must be preapproved by Student Affairs. Offered 4 weeks. Prereq: RAON 8005. Departmental approval must be obtained one month in advance.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 8.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

RAON 8600 -  Research RAD Oncology  (8 Credits)  

4 wks. This elective is designed to acquaint the student with current research developments, knowledge and techniques in radiation oncology. Prereq: RAON 8005. Departmental and Associate Dean of Student Affairs approval must be obtained and all arrangements made one semester in advance.

Grading Basis: Medical School

Repeatable. Max Credits: 24.

RAON 8630 -  RAON Research Away  (8-12 Credits)  

This Radiation Oncology research elective will be held at a site in Colorado, another state, or internationally. Students must obtain departmental approval one month prior to the start. Additionally, international sites must be preapproved by Student Affairs. Offered 4 or 6 weeks.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 16.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.