All Medical Dosimetry Certificate applicants must complete a clinical shadow experience before applying, however it is recommended that applicants complete a shadow in
advance as soon as they identify an interest in applying to the program. This will require at least 4 hours of your
time and consists of observing certified Medical Dosimetrists at work to assure
your suitability for the career you are pursuing.
Applicants are encouraged to complete the shadow experience
at a nearby medical institution of their choice by contacting the Radiation
Oncology Department and requesting a Medical Dosimetry shadow. If you need assistance scheduling a clinical shadow, the
Suffolk Radiation Science Program can also arrange a shadow at one of our local
Please complete this form in its entirety in order to receive assistance with coordinating a clinic shadow.
After your clinical shadow is complete, the program will
request feedback from the individual(s) with whom you shadowed.
Suffolk Radiation Science