Residency Programs


The Department of Radiation Oncology has several training programs. One of the department's educational goals is to provide all residents with exceptional training through a combination of classroom and clinical experiences.

Medical Residency program

The four-year Medical Residency program consists of six training slots. It is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

  • Contact Karina Lawrence at 612-626-2631 or for information regarding the Medical Residency program.

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Medical Physics Residency program

The two-year Medical Physics Residency program is one of the few medical physics residency programs in the U.S. accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs (CAMPEP).

  • Contact Karina Lawrence at 612-626-2631 or for information regarding the Medical Physics Residency Program.

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Radiation Therapy School

University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, administers the Radiation Therapy School which offers both certification and baccalaureate degrees.

  • For information on the Radiation Therapy School, Contact Patricia Fountinelle at 612-273-6393 or, Director of Radiation Therapy Programs, UMMC, Fairview.
  • For more information about the Tumor Registry, contact Jim Essler at 612-273-6681 or