Medical Physics Residency

Medical Physics Residency

Residency Program

Current Residents

Talon Thompson
M.S. in Medical Physics
National University of Ireland, Galway
2nd Year

Program Statistics

Year Applicants Residents Accepted Residents Achieving ABR Certification Residents Graduated
2018 9 1 0 (in process) 1
2019* 25 2* 0 (in process) 0
2020 13 2 0 (in process) 0

* One resident chose to leave the program early. 

Salary and Benefits

Kaiser Permanente, Southern California Permanente Medical Group provides a competitive salary and benefits package starting at $55,800 (for 2019-2020) and progressing at the beginning of subsequent academic years.

Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, life and disability insurance, sick and vacation leave, annual travel and education allowances.

Quick Facts

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Program Duration: 3 years (Prior to 2020, a third year in nuclear medicine was optional)
Training Sub-specialties:

  • Diagnostic Medical Physics
  • Nuclear Medical Physics

Current Residents: 1 (1 or 2 per year)
Faculty Physicists: 11
Hospital/Clinics: 15 Hospitals and 300+ Medical Offices and Clinics
Imaging Systems: 2000+
Imaging Studies per Year: 1,000,000+
Application Period: December – June
Anticipated Start Date: July – August