ASRT Foundation Names Siemens Education Journey Award Recipients

May. 18, 2022
Jennifer Mahony

The ASRT Foundation has selected this year's recipients of the Siemens Healthineers Education Journey Award. Three ASRT members will receive up to $4,000 each to attend the educational or professional conference of their choice and cover the registration fee for the conference plus travel and lodging for the recipients who attend in-person events.

The program, which promotes peer-to-peer education and supports professional development in the radiologic technology community, has given more than $96,000 to recipients since the program started granting awards in 2016.

The recipients of the 2022 Siemens Education Journey Award are:

Jose Guerra
  • Jennifer Mahony, B.S., R.T.(R)(BD), CBDT, is the quality & patient safety coordinator at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. She will attend the ASRT Annual Governance and House of Delegates meeting in Reno, Nevada, June 23-25, 2023.

  • Jose Guerra, R.T.(R)(VI, is a staff technologist at UT Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. He will attend the 2023 Siemens Innovations for Imaging Conference. The conference dates and location are to be determined.

  • Rose Wilson, B.S., R.T.(R)(M)(BD, is a lead technologist at White Rock Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. She will attend the ASRT Annual Governance and House of Delegates meeting in Reno, Nevada, June 23-25, 2023.
Rose Wilson

"Siemens Healthineers continues to have a very productive relationship with the ASRT Foundation and the Education Journey Award is great example of how our combined efforts support radiologic technologists," said Siemens Healthineers Vice President of Education & Workforce Solutions Nanci Wozniak, B.S., R.T.(N), CNMT. "We’re committed to making sure technologists have access to programs that will help them advance in their careers."

According to Steve Hardy, M.S., R.T.(R)(T)(CT), CMD, chief operating officer for the ASRT Foundation and executive vice president of development and corporate relations, the Siemens Healthineers Education Journey Award has provided career-defining opportunities for radiologic technologists. "Partnering with Siemens Healthineers on the journey award allows us to offer unique opportunities for medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals. By giving the recipients the chance to attend conferences and events that promote networking, continuing education and leadership programs, we’re helping build the next generations of leaders in the radiologic sciences."