Unlock the mystery behind forensic imaging! Led by renowned faculty member Nancy Adams, this course is perfect for rad techs looking to explore the exciting world of forensic imaging or for those seeking to expand their skill set.
During this webinar, you'll delve into the fascinating world of forensic radiography and discover the many ways X-rays are used in investigations. From understanding the technologist's role in forensic investigations to exploring the challenges of imaging in a morgue, you'll gain practical skills and knowledge that will set you apart in your field.
Not only will you learn about the creative problem-solving skills needed in forensic imaging, but you'll also explore the various state and federal organizations involved in mass disasters. By the end of the course, you'll have a thorough understanding of the significance of forensic imaging in both conventional morgues and mass disasters.
With a focus on practical takeaways, this course offers a unique opportunity to gain specialized skills that can help you stand out in your career.
*All webinars are held in Central Standard Time and hosted through Zoom.
- Discuss the early use of radiography for forensic investigation.
- Understand the morgue setting and the challenges of imaging forensic remains
- Describe the creativity that is required in forensic imaging
- Understand the state and federal organizations involved in mass disasters
- Consider other types of forensic investigations that use radiographic imaging
This program provides AHRA Category A continuing education credit for radiologic technologists recognized by the ARRT and various licensure states. You must attend the entire program to receive your certificate of completion.
Nursing CE - Approved by California Board of Nursing for 3 nursing CEU's CEP#16406
This live, instructor-directed course meets the Texas Medical Board requirements for all registered Medical Radiologic Technologists. Please refer to the TMB website for more information.
Nancy Adams , BSRS, RT(R)
Nancy Adams is a consultant in education and forensics in Radiology. She has served as a faculty member of AHEC for many years. She is also a national speaker/lecturer for societies and organizations on forensic radiography and morgue operations in mass disasters. Nancy was a member of the National Disaster Medical System, DMORT team, and deployed through numerous national disasters. She is a very diverse radiographer, having worked as a clinical coordinator at Itawanba Community College in Fulton, MS., PRN at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS., the program director at Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology in Pine Bluff, AR, the Chief Technologist at Campbell Clinic in Memphis, TN., and as a staff radiographer in Memphis and Jackson, MS. Ms. Adams has served many positions at MSRT and ASRT and received notable honors throughout her career. She has served on the ARRT Radiography Credentials Committee in 1995-1999. She is an eloquent speaker with amazing experience in forensics!