Merima Karastanovic joined the Department of Medical Imaging as a clinical educator in 2006. Merima ensures that our technologists stay current with continuing education requirements needed to maintain excellence in the services they provide to our patients.
In addition, the Department of Medical Imaging is the clinical site for many affiliated imaging programs at colleges including College of DuPage, Harper College, Moraine Valley Community College, Northwestern Memorial Academy Southern Illinois University, Triton College and Wilbur Wright College. The clinical educator is responsible for coordination of these programs.
Merima earned a master of science in adult education and health administration from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Ill. She is certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.