Elena TonkopiMSc, MCCPM, DABR

Assistant professor


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Email: elena.tonkopi@nshealth.ca
Phone: 902-473-5473
Fax: 902-473-6120
Mailing Address: 
QEII Health Sciences Centre, Victoria General Hospital, Victoria Building, 3rd Floor, North Wing, 1276 South Park Street, PO BOX 9000, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
Research Topics:
  • QEII


  • Residency, imaging physics, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
  • MSc, medical physics, Carleton University
  • MSc, physics, Kazakh State University
  • BSc, physics, Kazakh State University
  • Residency, imaging physics, MD Anderson Cancer Cente


Dr. Elena Tonkopi is a Medical Physicist and has been a member of Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine since 2012. Her clinical sub-specialties include establishing of DRLs for different examinations involving ionizing radiation, radiologic examinations and cancer risk, CT dose optimization, radiation dose in interventional radiology and new contrast agents (radiopaque particles, gold nanoparticles) for applications in x-ray imaging.