Ultrasound Localization for Radiation Therapy

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

ONLINE /IN-CLASS– login information will be emailed within 3 business days of registration. Workshop details will be posted online.


See below


Continuous enrolment max one year – 20 study hours


Chantal Newby, BSc, MAppSc (MedUltrasound), RDMS, CRGS

Learner Outcomes

Health practitioners directly involved in radiation therapy treatment planning and delivery will examine the key components of ultrasound physics and instrumentation, as well as develop skills to recognize and identify ultrasound anatomy of the breast, prostate and uterus. The hands-on ultrasound scanning laboratory component will reinforce knowledge and develop skills for ultrasound localization.

Evaluation Method

Online tests and in-class evaluation

Intended For

Healthcare professionals in medical radiation sciences


This course qualifies for 8 Category “A” credits as determined by the Continuing Education Credit Approval Program (CECAP) of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT).

Text Book

Kremkau, Frederick; Sonography Principles and Instruments; 8th Edition Elsevier, 2011; Pages 292; ISBN 978-1-4377-0980-3. Not included in course fee. It is recommended that students obtain this textbook prior to starting the course. Students are responsible for acquiring course textbooks. Textbook can be purchased at the U of T bookstore.

Ultrasound Localization for Radiation Therapy – IG806 – Continuing Education


CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
IG806-YE1Ultrasound Localization for Radiation Therapy
~Open For Continuous Enrollment

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