Norma Gutierrez

MBA, R.T. (N) (ARRT)

Senior Instructor 
Nuclear Medicine Science Program Director

Office: Nursing Building #116
Phone: (210) 829-3991

  • MBA, Our Lady of the Lake University, Healthcare Management
  • BS, Incarnate Word College, Nuclear Medicine Science, Summa Cum Laude

Graduating from the last class of the Incarnate Word College before becoming the University of the Incarnate Word, Ms. Gutierrez has been in the field of nuclear medicine technology for over 25 years. Prior to a career in higher education, Ms. Gutierrez served as a nuclear medicine technologist at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital and Northeast Methodist Hospital. She currently serves as the Program Director of the Nuclear Medicine Technology program located within the School of Nursing and Health Professions.

  • NMED 3210 Health Assessment and Communication for the NMED Technologist
  • NMED 3305 Applications of Radionuclides
  • NMED 4310 Introduction to Nuclear Medicine
  • NMED 4361 Registry Review
  • NMED 4510 Nuclear Cardiology Clinical Practicum
  • NMED 4545 Principles of PET and PET/CT Clinical Practicum
  • NMED 4604 and 4606 Clinical Practicum I and II
  • American Society of Radiologic Technologists
  • CentroMed Board of Directors
  • San Antonio Society of Nuclear Medicine Technologists
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  • SW Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging -Technologist Section - Educators Committee

Ms. Gutierrez has been a site evaluator for the Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology for over 13 years, as well as a site evaluator for the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools for over nine years promoting educational excellence. Ms. Gutierrez has been named the "Who's Who Among American Teachers" twice.

  • Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist (MRT) License by the Texas Department of State Health Services
  • CPR Healthcare Provider
  • National Certification in Nuclear Medicine Technology by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist