The Kaskaskia College Radiologic Technology Program held their annual advisory board meeting recently. Radiology faculty, clinical instructors, radiographers, supervisors, and a sophomore student representative met to discuss the program, students, and curriculum updates as well as assessment information concerning the program. Evaluations, program effectiveness data, mission statement, and program goals were reviewed along with improved developments for the students in the classroom, clinical and lab settings. Changes were discussed concerning the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) affecting radiographers.
Pictured are (seated) - Aaron Asbury - Clinical Instructor/Director of Radiology Orthopaedic Center of Southern Illinois (Mt. Vernon); Cristy Buchanan - Clinical Instructor-Orthopaedic Center of Southern Illinois (Mt. Vernon); Jenny White - Clinical Instructor Good Samaritan Hospital (Mt. Vernon); Cindy Hoffmann - KC DGMS Coordinator; Cheri Wolff - Clinical Instructor/Supervisor of Radiology Fayette County Hospital (Vandalia); Edith Dagen - Clinical Instructor Fayette County Hospital (Vandalia); Nicole Porter - Clinical Instructor St. Joseph’s Hospital (Breese); and Cris Hicks - Clinical Instructor/Supervisor of Radiology Salem Township Hospital. 2nd row (standing) is Randy Shields - Imaging Director Good Samaritan Hospital (Mt. Vernon); Candace Sloat - KC Radiology Clinical Coordinator; Kelsey Morris - Radiology student (Centralia); Jamie Campbell - Clinical Instructor Hillsboro Area Hospital; Dee Emig - Clinical Instructor St. Joseph’s Hospital (Highland); Joy Grzegorek - Clinical Instructor Washington County Hospital (Nashville); Garrik McConnell - Clinical Instructor Good Samaritan Hospital (Mt. Vernon); Trinity Flowers - Supervisor of Radiology Hillsboro Area Hospital; Sharon Elwood - KC Radiology Faculty; Dr. Ashley Becker - Vice President of Instructional Services Kaskaskia College; Julie Obermark - Associate Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences; and Mimi Polczynski - KC Radiology Program Director.