About Us

Bob Loch

Courses Regularly Taught  

  • NMT 401 Nuclear Medicine Foundation
  • NMT 410 Nuclear Medicine Physics
  • NMT 415 Nuclear Medicine Imaging I
  • NMT 420 Clinical I
  • NMT 441 Nuclear Medicine Principles
  • NMT 445 Nuclear Medicine Imaging II
  • NMT 450 Clinical II
  • NMT 470 Advanced Clinical
  • STA 470 Advanced Research


  • BS, Nuclear Medicine Technology, St. Cloud State University (2001) 
  • MBA, Drake University (2008)
  • PhD, Education, Iowa State University (2013)


  • Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT)

Advice to Students

“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.”  -Robert Frost      

Clinical History

  • Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist in two teaching hospitals for 5 years.

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Technologists
  • Missouri Valley Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging
  • Mid-Iowa Subchapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging

Quick Info

Robert J. Loch, PhD, MBA, CNMT

Dean of Allied Health
(515) 643-6679

Office Location
Building 1, Rm. 121

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309-1239