Norma Gutierrez


Program Director Nuclear Medicine Science/Technology

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

  • Educational Degrees

    • Masters of Business in Healthcare Management - Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, TX
    • Bachelors of Science in Nuclear Medicine Science, Summa Cum Laude - Incarnate Word College, San Antonio, TX
  • Brief Academic and Teaching History

    Graduating from the last class of the Incarnate Word College before becoming the University of the Incarnate Word, Norma Green Gutierrez has been in the field of nuclear medicine technology for over 20 years. Prior to a career in higher education, Norma 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 Science program located within the School of Nursing and Health Professions.

  • Courses Taught

    • NMED 4310 Introduction to Nuclear Medicine
    • NMED 4510 Nuclear Cardiology
    • NMED 3305 Applications of Radionuclides
    • NMED 3210 Health Assessment and Communication for the NMED Technologist
    • NMED 4361 Registry Review
    • NMED 4604 and 4606 Clinical Practicum I and II
    • NMED 4510 Nuclear Cardiology Clinical Practicum
    • NMED 4545 Principles of PET and PET/CT Clinical Practicum
  • Professional Memberships

    • Member of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
    • Member of the SW Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
    • Member of the San Antonio Society of Nuclear Medicine Technologist
    • Member of the Board of Directors for CentroMed
  • Awards and Accomplishments

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

  • Certifications

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