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Department of Radiation Therapy

Welcome to the Department of Radiation Therapy, based at the University of Otago, Wellington. This department provides the only undergraduate and postgraduate education for Radiation Therapists in New Zealand.

Applications for Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (BRT) 2016 intake
Open: August 2015
Close: 15 September 2015

The Department of Radiation Therapy is based at the University of Otago, Wellington.  There are nine clinical providers:

  • Auckland Regional Cancer & Blood Services
  • Auckland Radiation Oncology – (private)
  • Waikato Regional Cancer Centre
  • Kathleen Kilgour Centre - Tauranga (private)
  • Palmerston North Regional Cancer Treatment Service
  • Wellington Blood & Cancer Centre
  • Christchurch Oncology Service
  • St Georges Cancer Care Centre – Christchurch (private)
  • Dunedin Southern Blood & Cancer Services

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Our department delivers the:

Bachelor of Radiation Therapy (BRT)
Bachelor of Radiation Therapy with Honours (BRT(Hons))
Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences (PGCertHealSc) endorsed in Radiation Therapy Advanced Practice

We are also involved with:

Radiation Therapy Research

For further information:

Karen Coleman HDCR, BSc (Hons), Dip. Th.Rad, GradDipBusStuds, FNZIMRT
Director & Head of Department
P.O. Box 7343
Wellington South 6242
New Zealand

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