Education & Training at the Department of Radiation Oncology

The Department of Radiation Oncology is committed to fostering an environment that promotes research, collaboration, and clinical experience to educate future leaders in the field of radiation oncology.


  • Harvard Medical Physics Residency Program

    The Harvard Medical Physics Residency Program is a three year, CAMPEP-accredited program among the Harvard teaching hospitals to train qualified candidates to learn all the didactic and practical aspects of medical physics and prepare them for the ABR board exams

  • Harvard Radiation Oncology Residency Program

    The Harvard Radiation Oncology Residency faculty are guided by the belief that we must simultaneously provide both outstanding training experiences and superior patient care. Our goal is to educate the next generation of world-class clinicians, physician-scientists and leaders.

Other Opportunities

  • Department of Radiation Oncology Observership Program

    In support of its education mission, the Department of Radiation Oncology at MGH offers visitors the opportunity to gain exposure to the wide variety of topics in radiation oncology and to observe our professional staff in practice through its Observership Program.

  • Medical Physics Certificate Program

    The Harvard Medical Physics Residency Program includes a CAMPEP-accredited Certificate Program, which enables individuals with a non-CAMPEP medical physics Ph.D. to complete all didactic requirements within the residency program.

  • Radiation Therapy Technology

    The Radiation Oncology Department at Massachusetts General Hospital offers an extensive Radiation Therapy training program. At Mass General students interact directly with pioneers in the field of cancer research and care.

  • Suffolk University Certificate in Medical Dosimetry Program

    This post baccalaureate program in Medical Dosimetry is designed for candidates who hold a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. It is collaborative effort between Suffolk University & Partners Healthcare Hospital’s Radiation Oncology departments.

Back to Top