Nuclear Medicine Technology

Nuclear medicine technology is a health-related profession concerned with use of radioactive materials for diagnostic, therapeutic, and research purposes. The Nuclear Medicine Technology Program prepares students for entry-level positions as staff technologists.


The University at Buffalo Nuclear Medicine Technology Program prepares entry-level technologists through an interdisciplinary curriculum of basic science study and clinical education.


Each student receives a solid foundation in all routine nuclear medicine procedures. Students who complete the program are eligible to take national certification examinations in nuclear medicine technology.


There are employment opportunities in New York State and across the U.S. The majority of positions are in hospitals, physician's offices, and outpatient imaging centers.

Data Compiled from JRCNMT Annual Reports


Undergraduate Program Director

Fast, Egon

Egon Fast, MEd

Nuclear Medicine Technology Program Director

105 Parker Hall Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: (716) 838-5889