Texas Board of Licensure for Professional Medical Physicists Continuing Education-General Information



Continuing education requirements for license renewal shall be fulfilled biennially on or before the expiration of the license.

  • The initial two-year period shall begin on the first day of the licensee's renewal year (first day following licensee's birth month).
  • (2) Each licensee shall be notified of continuing education requirements with the first annual renewal notice.
  • A licensee must complete 24 contact hours of continuing education acceptable to the board within a 24-month period.

Continuing education shall be acceptable if the experience falls into one or more of the following categories only in increments of .5 hours:

Attendance at courses, conferences, seminars or scientific sessions sponsored by the following national or regional organizations: American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), American College of Medical Physics (ACMP), American College of Radiology (ACR), Health Physics Society (HPS), Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM), Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO), or other professional organizations acceptable to the board
Each licensed medical physicist is responsible for and shall complete and file with the board at the time of license renewal, a continuing education report form approved by the board listing the title, date, location and number of hours for each activity for which credit is claimed. The licensee shall maintain documentation of continuing education.

For more detailes please click on the link below:

Title 22 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 601,§601.20 (Link to State of Texas site)

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Last updated February 11, 2015
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