Location: Brahan Hall, Room 026
Phone: (518) 629-7123
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Department Chairperson: Margaret Ewart Zapp
Program Assistant: Sandy Goyer
Academic advisement is available by appointment.
The Medical Imaging Department oversees the following academic programs:
Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography (Certificate)
Echocardiographers, who are also called cardiac ultrasound technologists or technicians, use sonographic equipment to detect possible blood clots inside the heart, fluid buildup in the pericardium or other abnormalities. Echocardiography is also used to detect heart problems in the fetus, infants, children and adults.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Certificate)
Sonographers, who are also called ultrasound technologists or technicians, use special imaging equipment that directs sound waves into a patient's body to assess and diagnose various medical conditions.
Radiologic Technology (A.A.S.)
Radiologic technologists, also called X-ray technologists, perform diagnostic imaging examinations, such as X-rays, on patients. This degree prepares you to become a highly trained specialist with a full understanding of the principles of the diagnostic uses of radiation.