Nuclear Medicine Physicians
Also called: Director of Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Medicine Physician, Nuclear Medicine Specialist, Physician
What they do:Diagnose and treat diseases using radioactive materials and techniques. May monitor radionuclide preparation, administration, and disposition.
On the job, you would:
- Prepare comprehensive interpretive reports of findings.
- Check and approve the quality of diagnostic images before patients are discharged.
- Establish and enforce radiation protection standards for patients and staff.
- medicine and dentistry
Arts and Humanities
- English language
Math and Science
Engineering and Technology
- computers and electronics
- reading work related information
- talking to others
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
People and Technology Systems
- thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
- figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it
- read and understand what is written
- communicate by speaking
Ideas and Logic
- make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
- use rules to solve problems
- see hidden patterns
- quickly compare groups of letters, numbers, pictures, or other things
- add, subtract, multiply, or divide
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
- Attention to Detail
- Analytical Thinking
- Concern for Others
You might use software like this on the job:
- Motion correction software
Electronic mail software
- Email software