Medical Physics


Reference No. GHK-PHY

Job Descriptions

  • Provide quality assurance and calibration services for radiotherapy, diagnostic radiology and imagining equipment.
  • Support equipment and material acquisition including technology assessment, preparation of tender specification, and perform acceptance testing and commissioning of radiotherapy and radiological equipment.
  • Provide professional and technical inputs in development of effective and efficient methods and procedures in radiology and radiotherapy.
  • Perform treatment planning, dose calculation and dosimetry verification of radiotherapy treatment and conduct QA on dosimetry aspects of treatment plans.
  • Support clinical trials and statistical analysis of clinical data.
  • Handle the management, preparation and disposal of radioactive substances and radiological equipment.
  • Implement the radiation safety measures to ensure compliance with the relevant legislative requirements on use of radiation and radioactive substance.
  • Provide consultation on design, including radiation shielding and protection, of new radiological facilities.
  • Establish operational policies including quality and safety standards and related operational plans for medical physics service.
  • Provide the training for medical and other health care professionals on medical physics and radiation protection.
  • Provide physics support in radiation emergencies.
  • Advice on patient safety and assess patient radiation dose.
  • Required to work irregular hours and perform on-call duties.


1. (a) A Master degree in Physics or Engineering from a local university, or equivalent, and (b) Two years’ Resident Physicist training in HA or other relevant training.


  2. A Corporate Member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (Electrical or Electronic Disciplines) elected on or after 5 December 1975 or the Institution of Engineering and Technology, UK

Candidates with less experience will be considered as Resident Physicist.