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Jerrold T. Bushberg, PhD, DABMP

Specialities and Expertise

  • Nuclear medicine physics, Medical health physics, Radiation science



  • Doctorate, Radiological Physics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

  • American Board of Medical Physics, nuclear medicine physics and medical health physics
  • American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • Diplomate, American Board of Medical Physicists
  • Fellow, Health Physics Society
  • Fellow, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  • Fellow, American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine
  • Warren K. Sinclair Medal for Excellence in Radiation Science by the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
  • Bushberg JT, Seibert JA, Leidholdt EM, and Boone JM, The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging, 4th ed, Wolters Kluwer, Philadelphia, 2020.