Gretchen Kilworth

Gretchen Kilworth, BSHCA, RT (R)

Clinical Coordinator/Instructor
(515) 643-6655

Office Location
SC - 309

Office Hours
Posted on office window or contact me for an appointment.

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

Year Started at Mercy College 2017

  • Department: Radiologic Technology


  • Master of Science in Higher Education-College Teaching, Purdue University Global (2021)
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration, Mercy College of Health Sciences (2014)
  • Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology, Mercy College of Health Sciences (2013)

Courses Regularly Taught

  • RAD 110 Applied Radiography I (with lab)
  • RAD 131 Clinical Internship III
  • RAD 111 Clinical Practicum I
  • RAD 120 Applied Radiography II (with lab)
  • RAD 202 Radiographic Pathology
  • RAD 211 Clinical Practicum IV
  • RAD 116 Imaging Systems
  • RAD 130 Applied Radiography III (with lab)
  • RAD 121 Clinical Practicum II
  • RAD 221 Clinical Practicum V
  • LRT 110 Imaging I
  • LRT 101 Diagnostic Procedures I (with lab)
  • LRT 102 Diagnostic Procedures II

Clinical/Field Experience

  • Radiologic technologist and clinical preceptor at a family practice/urgent care clinic for five years.

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"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." -Dr. Seuss


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