Kate Wampler, MA, RT(R), RDMS, RVT

Clinical Education Coordinator

Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Department of Clinical, Diagnostic, & Therapeutic Sciences
University of Nebraska Medical Center
984545 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4545

Academic Appointments:
Clinical Education Coordinator, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2012

Master of Arts in Educational Administration, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 2019
Bachelor of Science Radiation Science Technology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2002
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Abdomen, OB/GYN, Neurosonography, 2002
Breast, 2012
Pediatric, 2015
Registered Vascular Sonographer, American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2006
Registered Radiographer, American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, 2001

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
MITS 412S/612S Sonography Clinical Education I
MITS 402S Applied Ultrasound Technology II
MITS 452S Applied Ultrasound Technology III
MITS 408S/608S Gynecologic Ultrasound
MITS 415S/615S Orientation to Diagnostic Medical Sonography
MITS 457S/657S Pediatric Sonography
MITS 419S/619S Professional Projects I
MITS 421S/621S Professional Projects II

Wampler K, Bartenhagen L, Sayles H, Michael K. (2019). Lightly Embalmed Cadavers in Sonography Education: A Novel Approach to Improving Students’ Perceived Competence in Renal Biopsy Procedures. Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography. https://doi.org/10.1177/8756479319875451

Smith CJ, Matthias T, Beam E, Wampler K, Pounds L, Nickol D, Carlson K, Michael K. Building a bigger tent in point-of-care ultrasound education: a mixed-methods evaluation of interprofessional, near-peer teaching of internal medicine residents by sonography students. BMC Medical Education 18:321, 2018. Open Access: https://rdcu.be/beBFW

Wampler K, Harwager B, Michael K. Abdominal Wall Endometriomas at Cesarean Section Scars: A Case Series. Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Aug 2, 2017. DOI: 10.4236/ojog.2017.78082 online open access

Hanson C, Custer T, Schmidt C, Hartman T, Lyden E, List S, Wampler K, Michael K. Following the Growth of Sarah’s Baby: An IPE Activity of Medical Nutrition and Diagnostic Medical Sonography Students. Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice 2017(7):17-20 doi: 10.1016/j.xjep.2017.02.002.

Michael KK, Wampler K, Underwood J, Hansen C. Ovarian Dysgerminoma: A Case Study. Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2015, Vol. 31(5) 327–330.  online abstract

Wampler K, Bluedorn E, Michael K. Sonographic Evaluation of Fournier’s Gangrene. Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Feb 2015.

Michael K, Wampler K, Shostrom VK, Boals M, Anderson JC. A Retrospective Analysis of Abdominal Competency Scores to Improve Clinical Education in a Sonography Program. Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Apr 2014.