Mary DeGeorge, MS '07
Name: Mary DeGeorge
Class Year: 2007
Degree, Major: MS, Radiologic & Imaging Sciences
What is your current professional position?
I am presently a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer at Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital in Binghamton, NY.
In your current position, what are your responsibilities/duties?
I perform various types of sonographic exams as well as assist with interventional procedures. I am also heading up the sonography quality assurance project for my department.
What are your current accreditations, memberships or affiliations in your field?
I am credentialed as RDMS,RT(R),ARRT. Through the ARDMS I am also credentialed in abdominal and OB/GYN Sonography. I am a member of the SDMS, ARDMS, NEPASU (Northeast Pennsylvania Society of Ultrasound). I am also a member of the alumni board for the Jefferson College of Health Professions.
Are there any publications you have had or other awards/recognitions you would like to share?
I was recently appointed as an officer for NEPASU and will serve a three year term. I am serving the position of President Elect this year, will serve as President next year and Past President the following.
What are your career accomplishments that you would like to highlight?
My main career accomplishment was achieving my Master of Science degree with a concentration in management from Thomas Jefferson University. I was also proud to achieve my certificate in Diagnostic Medical Sonography after having already obtained my Bachelor of Science degree in Radiologic Science.
If you could give any advice to a current student in your program or a recent graduate what would it be?
Never give up on your dreams. You will encounter many obstacles on your road to success and you may get some bumps and bruises along the way, but with hard work, dedication and perseverance, the skies the limit on what you can achieve.