6701-Peterson, Dina

Dina M. Peterson, MSED

Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program, Indianapolis

CL 120
Indianapolis, IN
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Dina Peterson currently holds a faculty position at the Indiana University School of Medicine in the Radiologic & Imaging Sciences Program and is the current Diagnostic Sonography Program Director.  She earned her American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography credentials for the Abdominal, OB/GYN, Adult Echocardiography, and Vascular Technology specialties in addition to the Radiologic Technology credential.  Professor Peterson was awarded the Indiana University School of Medicine 2020 Trustee Teaching Award. She teaches student cohorts at the associates, bachelors, undergraduate medical student, and graduate medical education levels. Dina earned her Master’s degree in Adult Education at Indiana University.

Key Publications

Ferre R M, Russell F M, Peterson D, et al. (July 23, 2022) Piloting a Graduate Medical Education Point-of-Care Ultrasound Curriculum. Cureus 14(7): e27173. doi:10.7759/cureus.27173

Russell F M, Herbert A, Peterson D, et al. (July 31, 2022) Assessment of Medical Students' Ability to Integrate Point-of-Care Cardiac Ultrasound Into a Case-Based Simulation After a Short Intervention. Cureus 14(7): e27513. doi:10.7759/cureus.27513 
Russell, Frances M., Audrey G., Ferre, Robin, Zakeri H., Echeverria, Valerie E., Peterson, Dina M., Wallach, Paul M., (2021). Development and implementation of a point of care ultrasound curriculum at a multi-site institution. Ultrasound J 13, 9 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13089-021-00214-w

Tahir, B., Peterson, D., Heitkamp, D., Gunderman, R. (2016). Taking Resident Feedback Seriously: A hands-on Ultrasound Course. Academic Radiology, 23(12), 1610-1613.

Titles & Appointments

  • Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program, Indianapolis
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiologic & Imaging Sciences
  • Education
    2018 MSED Indiana University
    2014 BAS Siena Heights University
    1983 CERT St. Francis Hospital
  • Professional Organizations
    Association of Educators in Imaging & Radiologic Sciences
    Indiana Society of Radiologic Technologists
    Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Awards
    Desc: Trustee Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2020-05-01

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