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Welcome to RadGrad

McMaster University’s Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Radiation Sciences and Health and Radiation Physics (Radgrad for short) offers graduate programs in Radiation Sciences-Medical Physics, Radiation Sciences-Radiation Biology and Health & Radiation Physics.

Our faculty members are known for their work in elemental analysis, development of biomedical devices, the effects of low doses of radiation on people and the environment, radiation protection, biophotonics, medical imaging and radiation therapy. McMaster is home to facilities, unique nationally and internationally, that advance research in these critical fields, including the McMaster nuclear reactor, and the McMaster Accelerator Laboratory.

Explore our site to learn more about our graduate programs, our exciting research programs, facilities and career opportunities for graduates.

Careers

McMaster University Radgrad Programs lead to many career paths such as:

Medical Physicist


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Highly trained health-care professionals who apply physics skills and training to medicine and...

Radiation Biologist


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It is a medical or life sciences-based discipline that seeks to understand the sequence of...

Health Physicist


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Scientists with excellent physics skills who are concerned with the safe use and application...

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Over 20,000 miners were dosed with aluminum powder, between 1943-1980, on the unproven theory that it would prevent silicosis. This Thursday, Janice Martell, founder of the McIntyre Powder Project, will be speaking at McMaster about the aluminum dust program and its long-term health impacts. Thursday March 23, 2:30-4:30 pm, L.R. Wilson Hall 1003
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RadGrad mobile app brainstorming session yesterday ⛈📱 #radgrad #radiationsafety #mcmasteruniversity #hamont
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McMaster U - RadGrad

Thanks to everyone who came to the Fukushima talks last Friday! We hope you enjoyed your bagels and smoked salmon while learning about Fukushima's impact on aquatic life 🐟☢️ #radgrad #fukushima #mcmasteruniversity #hamont @jumbotumbo
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McMaster U - RadGrad

Want free pizza and a chance to win 1 of 3 gift cards worth $100? Sign up for our 1 hour mobile app brainstorming event. We’re looking for people from the age of 18-30 who regularly use mobile apps. Participants need to have a smartphone that can load browser pages in order to complete a survey and test out a prototype for an upcoming mobile app. Click the link in our bio to sign up! Brainstorming session: March 16, 1pm Location: McMaster University Campus, TBD Deadline to sign up: March 14, 9pm
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McMaster University
General Sciences Building, Room 105
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

Contact Information

Office Hours:
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.27650
Email Inquiries:
radgrad@mcmaster.ca

McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

McMaster University
General Sciences Building, Room 105
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

Contact Information

Office Hours:
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
(905) 525-9140 ext. 27650
Email Inquiries:
radgrad@mcmaster.ca