This presentation begins with breast development in the fetus and describes the normal anatomy, physiology, and the maturation process. In addition insights into disease processes with an emphasis on breast cancer are also explored. Beyond anatomy and physiology we must also look at common pathology of the breeast to assist the mammographer in planning and performing quality mammograms.
All Home study approvals have an expiration date. Some of our home studies are approved for one year others for two years. Whether a homestudy is renewed at the end of its expiration date is determinded by the materials content and relevancy. AHEC recommends if you plan to purchase a home study to complete at a later date, that you contact us to confrim the expiration date.
AHEC Home Study Guidelines:
Link to this online CE activity will be delivered via email.
You can also access your purchased home studies by clicking the “My Home Study” link on the AHEC Store (https://store.aheconline.com/).
Login for course material, take the post test (at your convenience), and receive certificate online immediately after successful completion of test.
Login information is the same email and password used to purchase products from AHEC’s Store online.
A passing grade is 75% or higher – the program will notify you if you have not passed with a 75% or higher and you have three chances to pass.
To access/print your certificate you will need to click the title of the course under the “Certificate of Completion” section below the course material and “Take Test” section.
AHEC Refund Policy
Customers wishing to return unwanted online course materials once accessed will be given a tuition credit. No refunds are issued.
Approval Expiration Date: 08/31/18
Susan Sprinkle-Vincent , AAS, RT(R)(M)
Susan Sprinkle-Vincent, AAS, RT(R)(M), Director of Mammography Services/Consultant, has 38 years of experience in performing and teaching others the skills of mammography. She has been an instructor associated with the continuing education program cosponsored by the National Cancer Institute and American College of Radiology and the American Cancer Society. Susan's years of experience range from the Supervisor of Mammography Services at The Methodist Hospital and Project Director of Mammography at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She joined the AHEC team full time in the fall of 2000 to expand the mammography educational service and build a new division to assist AHEC's clients with mammography consulting services. Susan is widely known for her expertise in the clinical aspects of mammography and her technical skills. She will continue to actively teach technologists, residents and physicians the finer details of this highly technical field. Susan is enjoying another amazing experience at AHEC.