TRAD 7505

Introduction to Radiation Oncology


Hannah Morrone
Course Coordinator

Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
MS Year
Terms Offered


Catalog Description:  This course is designed not only for those students who plan to go into radiation therapy, but also for those who plan to go into a field such as family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, or surgery, where oncologic patients may be part of their practice. It provides training in clinical oncology, especially the diagnosis, disposition, and care of patients with cancer. The program will be geared to give direct patient contact, there will be a case discussion by each staff of their interest. Effective for the 2024-2025 Academic Year, both a two-credit and four-credit option of this course will be available. 



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Site Code

Site Name



UMMC - East Bank

M Health Fairview Lakes

Students will primarily rotation at the UMMC - East Bank site. This rotation may require travel to the M Health Lakes Fairview Clinic in Wyoming, MN. Schedule will be available prior to the first day of the rotation.

Required session attendance: Does not apply

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:  M-F, 7:30am-4:30pm. No weekends or call.

Direct patient care:  Yes

Consent Requirement: Arranged. Please submit a request to schedule using the form linked below.

TRAD Arranged Elective Form

Grading Scale:  H/E/S/N

Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

Course equivalency:  Does not apply