James Temme, MPA, RT(R)(QM)

Associate Professor

Recipient of the first endowed Chair in the CAHP - the Charles R. O'Malley Endowed Chair in Radiation Science Technology Education

Department of Medical Imaging & Therapeutic Sciences
University of Nebraska Medical Center
984545 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4545
402-559-6954
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Academic Appointments:
Charles R. O'Malley Endowed Chair, UNMC 2010-Present
Associate Professor, UNMC 1996-Present
Assistant Professor, UNMC 1989-1996
Instructor, UNMC 1979-1989
Assistant Instructor, UNMC 1974-1979

Degrees/Certifications:
Master of Science in Public Administration, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, 1980-1984
Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, 1973-1974
Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, 1971-1973
Associate of Science in Pre-Professional Science, Platte College, Columbus, Nebraska, 1969-1971

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
305R Special Project
308R Intro. to Radiation Sciences
315R Radiographic Tech II
390R Digital Radiographic Imaging and PACs

Board Certification and Licenses:
Radiography, American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
Quality Management, American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
Medical Radiographer, State of Nebraska License
Certificate of Achievement, Emergency Management Institute

Scholarly Activity:
Ahmad IM, Temme JB, Abdalla MY, Zimmerman MC. Redox status in workers occupationally exposed to long-term low levels of ionizing radiation: A pilot study. Redox Rep. 2016 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print]

Temme J, Honeycutt K, Vas S, 2014, A Study of Bacterial Cultures Obtained from MR Imaging Equipment, Radiology Management Journal, May/June 2014.

Temme J, Honeycutt, K, Stevens, A., Vas, S., 2013, A Preliminary Study of Bacterial cultures Obtained from Magnetic Resonance Imaging Equipment, Proceedings of The Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, Oct. 23-25, 2013.

Temme JB, Stevens AJ. Poster presented and abstract published entitled “The Increase in Patient Radiation Exposure with the Use of Multi-Detector Computer Tomography”, Association of Schools in Allied Health Professions, San Diego, CA, October 2007

Temme JB, Stevens AJ. Poster presented and abstract published entitled “Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Computed Tomography (CT): Fusion Imaging, the Newest Allied Health Technology”, Association of Schools in Allied Health Professions, Chicago, IL, October 2006

Temme JB, Stevens AJ. Poster presented and abstract published entitled “An Innovative Utilization of MRI in Diagnosing Pathology in the Billiary System”, Association of Schools in Allied Health Professions, Houston, TX, October 2005

Temme JB, Stevens AJ. Poster presented and abstract published entitled “Conventional Radiographic Imaging in Diagnosing Breast Cancer”, Association of Schools in Allied Health Professions, Tampa Bay, FL, October 2004

Service:
American Society of Radiation Technology
President Elect- 2009-10
President- 2010-11

Nebraska Society of Radiation Technology
President- 1976-77

Nebraska Medical Radiography Board
Vice Chairman- 2009-10

Medical Reserve Corp - Member

Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team (D MORT) Region VII Member

Omaha Metropolitan Medical Response System (OMMRS) Mass Fatality committee