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    ASRT Member Selected for FDA Mammography Quality Assurance Committee

    Sep 05, 2017

    Engebretson_Rhonda_14 ASRT member Rhonda Engebretson, B.S., R.T.(R)(M)(CT), has been selected to serve on the FDA National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee.

    The National Mammography Quality Assurance Advisory Committee advises on developingappropriate quality standards and regulations for the use of mammography facilities. The committee includes mammographers, oncology doctors, regulatory affairs specialists, and industry, equipment and consumer representatives.

    Engebretson is currently a breast imaging navigator at Avera Breast Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Nominated by the ASRT, Engebretson will serve a five-year term. She is the first ASRT member to serve on the committee.

    “I’m looking forward putting my experience as a registered mammographer to good use. As someone who has worked in the trenches in the mammography practice area for decades, I’m confident that I can bring experience and insight to the table and provide in-depth information about best practices, equipment protocols and top-notch patient care,” said Engebretson.

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