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Academic Programs Directory

The following individuals are your primary contact to discuss specific professional academic programs available at Mercy College.

Clinical Laboratory Science
Kyla Dippold, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6772; Office Location: MC-B18

Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Adrienne St. Clair, MS, RDMS, RDCS, RVT
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6610; Office Location: B1-323

Emergency Medical Services
David Filipp, BS, CCEMTP, PS
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-7498; Office Location: CR-107

Health Care Administration
Suzanne Crandall, Ed.D., Ed.S, MHA, R.T.(R)
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6619; Office Location: B2-153

Health Science
Jeannine Matz, PhD
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6703; Office Location: B2-250

Medical Assisting
Janet Roberts-Andersen, EdD, MS, MT (ASCP), RMA (AMT)
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6705; Office Location: B1-325

Nuclear Medicine Technology
Robert Loch, PhD, MBA, CNMT
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6679; Office Location: B1-121

Joan McCleish, RN, PhD 
Class of 1980
Associate Dean of the School of Nursing, RN to BSN Program Chair & Graduate Program Development
Email or (515) 643-6625; Office Location: B1-211

Mary Schemmel, RN, MSN
Class of 1976
Associate Dean of the School of Nursing, and ASN/BSN Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6731; Office Location: B1-216

Physical Therapist Assistant
Sue Bravard, PT, MS
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6614; Office Location: B2-252

Radiologic Technology
Karen Norris, BSRT(R)
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6616; Office Location: B1-205

Surgical Technology
Kathy Balmer, BA, CST
Program Chair
Email or (515) 643-6719; Office Location: B1-322