Courses Regularly Taught

  • RAD 101
  • RAD 104 Principles of Radiographic Imaging I
  • RAD 111 Clinical Practicum I
  • RAD 114 Principles of Radiographic Imaging II
  • RAD 121 Clinical Practicum II
  • RAD 131 Clinical Internship III
  • RAD 203 Advanced Patient Care
  • RAD 205 Radiation Physics
  • RAD 210 Applied Radiography IV
  • RAD 211 Clinical Practicum IV
  • RAD 220 Applied Radiography V
  • RAD 221 Clinical Practicum V

Year Started at Mercy College: 2002


  • Attended Iowa State University 
  • Mercy Hospital - Certificate in Radiologic Technology (1978) 
  • College of St. Francis - BS in Health Arts (1996)
  • Drake University - MS in Leadership & Development with an emphasis in Higher Education (2015)


  • Registered Radiologic Technologist (R)

Clinical/Field Experience

  • I have been a radiographer since graduating from Mercy's program in 1978. I have experience in general radiology, radiation therapy and education.

Professional Memberships

  • ISRT South Central District

Community Service Involvement

  • Hospice

Advice to Students
Treat your clinical experience like it is a book, you can get so much from it!

Personal History

Married to Tom Norris and our son, Jared, is a graduate of Oregon State University and now resides in Oregon.