Carrie Hayes, MHS, PA-C, RDMS, RVT

RAD-AID Ultrasound Program Manager, Clinical Education Coordinator

Carrie Hayes is an Interventional Radiology Physician Assistant for Baylor College of Medicine and has over ten years of experience as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer and Vascular Technologist. She completed her Master of Health Science and PA studies at Duke University. She serves in many roles at RAD-AID but her primary goal is to help facilitate and support the need for ultrasound education through hands on ultrasound training, curriculum development, volunteer selections and a wide variety of other considerations including infection control. She serves as a liaison between country and project leadership to provide the necessary ultrasound support. Her work abroad providing assessments and hands on ultrasound education has been primarily in Haiti to date but she will be exploring other countries including Ethiopia, Tanzania and Laos. If you have any questions regarding sonography training, clinical education, or the RAD-AID learning management system, please feel free to contact Carrie at [email protected]

Christina Hendricks BS, RDMS, RMSKS, RVT, RT(R)

RAD-AID Ultrasound Program Committee Member

Christina is a senior sonographer at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, WI and serves as the sonographer representative for the UW-Madison RAD-AID Chapter. In addition to RAD-AID, Christina volunteers as a board member of the SDMS and the South Central Wisconsin Ultrasound Society (SCWUS). With the UW Wisconsin Madison RAD-AID Chapter, she made one trip to Nicaragua in February 2015 and hopes to travel to Laos in the future to continue volunteering her time to educate others in sonography. Her personal projects include creating ultrasound protocols for use in high volume clinical environments abroad, teaching endovaginal ultrasound techniques to family practice physicians in Nicaragua, and finding sustainable high-level disinfection options for use in resource limited settings to help expand and promote the safe use of endovaginal ultrasound.

Diana Mishler, MBA-HM, RT(R)(S), RDMS

RAD-AID Ultrasound Program Committee Member

Diana is a Sr. Clinical Sales Specialist for Siemens. Prior to that, she was the program director for the BS in Medical Imaging Technology at Indiana University™s Kokomo campus. She is a registered radiographer and sonographer with specialties in abdomen, small parts, and OB/GYN. She also has significant pediatric experience. She serves on the Practice Standards Council with the ASRT as the sonography representative. She has also served as a sonography delegate with the ASRT. She recently traveled to Laos to teach pediatric sonography at the Laos Friends Hospital for Children. She hopes to continue working to raise awareness of safe and best practices and ethical sonography uses both in the US and abroad.

Matthew Schwartz, MFA, RDMS

RAD-AID Ultrasound Program Committee Member

Matthew Schwartz is an adjunct professor in the Diagnostic Ultrasound Technology program at Bellevue College in Bellevue, Washington. He is a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, and completed a Master in Fine Arts at Yale University. He most recently volunteered with RAD-AID’s Tanzania project, and has volunteered as a sonographer with a mobile clinic in Guatemala. Matthew is an advocate of high quality health care through patient and provider education.