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Heather Palmer

Heather Palmer, American radiation therapy technologist. Member advisory committee Colonel Palmer House Crystal Lake City Council, Illinois, 1980; Member of Illinois Society Radiation Therapy Technologists, American Association Physicists in Medicine, American Registry Radiologic Technologists, American Association Medical Dosimetrists (charter member).

Background

Palmer, Heather was born on July 28, 1947 in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Robert E. and Iris J. (Harridine) Wheeler.

Education

Graduate, Radiology School, Hamot Medical Center, Erie, 1965—1967. Graduate, Radiation Therapy School, 1971—1972. Bachelor in Allied Health/Management, National College Education, 1984.

Career

Staff x-ray technologist Hamot Medical Center, 1967—1969, staff radiation therapy technologist, 1969—1974. Assistant chief radiation therapy technical, instructor University Kansas, 1974—1978. Dosimetrist St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin, Illinois, 1979—1981.

Chief technologist, program director Radiation Therapy School, since 1981.

Membership

Member advisory committee Colonel Palmer House Crystal Lake City Council, Illinois, 1980. Member of Illinois Society Radiation Therapy Technologists, American Association Physicists in Medicine, American Registry Radiologic Technologists, American Association Medical Dosimetrists (charter member).