SPECIALTY

NUCLEAR MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

DETERMINING CAUSES OF MEDICAL PROBLEMS

44HX

As medical technology evolves, so does the way we care for our Airmen. Standing at the forefront of diagnostic technology are our Nuclear Medicine Physicians. Utilizing tracers and radionuclides, these highly trained specialists evaluate various conditions within the body to determine the proper course of care. Their ability to detect abnormalities sooner than other tests and procedures allows for earlier treatment and a better prognosis for their patients.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from an approved school of medicine or osteopathic medicine

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Completion of a residency in nuclear medicine
    • Completion of an additional residency in diagnostic radiology, internal medicine, pathology or other specialties required on a case-by-case basis
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 48

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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