Medical Physicist

Job Description

Reporting to the Chief/Senior Medical Physicist the successful candidate will assist in carrying out all tasks related to CT simulation, treatment planning, dose distributions and QA tests of radiotherapy equipment. S/he will partake in teaching assignments for Residents, Fellows and RTTs in the University: Radiology, Oncology and Medical Physics.

The ideal candidate must possess a minimum of Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Physics as well as specialization in Medical Physics and/or Certification in Medical Physics. Relevant experience in a teaching Hospital fully equipped with the relevant imaging and radiation therapy modalities. Should hold a valid licence/ have eligibility to be licenced by the Kenya Radiation Protection Board. Proficiency and experience in 3D, IMRT and HDR brachytherapy treatment planning is a minimum requirement. Additional experience in IGRT and SRS/SRT is desirable.