Latest technologist Stories

2014-08-14 23:08:33

Gurnick Academy Radiologic Technology program ARRT pass rates remain superior. Concord, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts is proud to announce that 92% of Radiologic Technology program graduates of 2014 passed the ARRT exam on the first attempt. The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) is the world’s largest credentialing organization that seeks to ensure high quality patient care in medical imaging, interventional procedures, and radiation...

2014-05-15 08:34:17

BOSTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two Bunker Hill Community College students will participate in the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Student Leadership Development Program. Brenna K. Lapsley and Said M. Belkouch are two of only 75 radiologic science students nationwide chosen to participate in this year's program. Described as "exceptional students" by Donna Misrati, chair of the College's Medical Imaging Department, Belkouch and Lapsley will...

2014-03-18 23:33:14

Lisa Berrios-Moore is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 NAPW honors Lisa Berrios-Moore as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in healthcare with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a...

NASA Names David W. Miller As New Chief Technologist
2014-03-13 14:26:42

Sarah Ramsey, NASA NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced Thursday that David W. Miller, professor of aeronautics and astronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Mass., has been named the agency’s new Chief Technologist. As chief technologist, he will be Bolden's principal advisor and advocate on matters concerning agency-wide technology policy and programs. “David’s passion for discovery and innovation is a valuable asset as we move forward...

2014-02-11 23:21:28

The new degree trains students at top NYC hospitals in diagnostic X-ray imaging. Riverdale, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Manhattan College’s School of Education and Health will offer a four-year bachelor’s degree in radiologic technology beginning in August 2014. The degree trains students in the medical specialty employed to help doctors diagnose and detect pathology and disease processes through X-ray images in hospitals and private physician offices. Radiologic technologists work...

2013-10-16 23:02:49

Pamela McCauley Bush, the nationally recognized speaker, award-winning full professor and expert in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems at the University of Central Florida, will host the 2013 Technologist of the Year Awards Gala as part of the 18th annual Women of Color STEM Conference in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, October 19th. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Known to "energize a room," Professor Pamela McCauley Bush is returning as mistress...

2013-09-10 23:22:18

A Michigan InventHelp® client has invented the Bowie Suction, which is being submitted to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 A surgical technologist from Taylor, Mich. has developed an invention that prevents the surgeon from inhaling plume from an electrical surgical unit. Her invention, the BOWIE SUCTION, helps to reduce medical personnel's risk of developing cancer. Easy and convenient to use, it makes it easier to see the surgical area and helps...

Traveling To Hard-to-reach Destinations Made Easier Thanks To NASA Technologist
2013-08-01 08:22:27

NASA Traveling to remote locations sometimes involves navigating through stop-and-go traffic, traversing long stretches of highway and maneuvering sharp turns and steep hills. The same can be said for guiding spacecraft to far-flung destinations in space. It isn't always a straight shot. A NASA technologist has developed a fully automated tool that gives mission planners a preliminary set of detailed directions for efficiently steering a spacecraft to hard-to-reach interplanetary...

2013-03-08 23:01:52

Aureus Medical Group has released its February results for the healthcare careers most searched online via its website. Aureus Medical is a leading medical staffing agency specializing in travel nursing jobs, travel physical therapy jobs, travel occupational therapy jobs and other allied health medical careers. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 Aureus Medical Group (web: aureusmedical.com), a nationwide leader in healthcare staffing, including travel nursing jobs, travel physical therapy...

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