Summit College


David L. Whipple

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Title: Program Director, School of Radiography, Akron Children's Hospital
Department: Allied Health Technology
Office: CHMCA Seiberline Building B12
Phone: 330.972.8849
Fax: 330.972.8282
Email: dwhippl@uakron.edu


David is currently the Program Director of the Radiography School at Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron. Dave is very active in radiologic societies at the national, state, & regional levels and has been the Executive Secretary for the Ohio Society of Radiologic Technologists since 1999. Dave has also written many articles for the national and state Radiology magazines, has done international work on five (5) continents as a digital angiography specialist, and worked as a consultant in designing baccalaureate Radiography programs. David received his Associate degree in Radiologic Technology with distinction, graduated magna cum laude for his Bachelor's in Technical Education, obtained his Masters degree in Education, and is currently completing his Ph.D. in Curriculum Design at The University of Akron. 

Courses Taught

  • UA Medical Terminology
  • UA Physical Science I & II
  • UA Radiographic Principles
  • CHMCA Radiographic Anatomy & Positioning, I, II & III
  • CHMCA Special Imaging I, II & III
  • CHMCA Radiobiology
  • CHMCA Cross-Sectional Anatomy
  • CHMCA Comprehensive Registry Review

Professional Organizations

  • Ohio Society of Radiologic Technologists (Executive Secretary)
  • American Society of Radiologic Technologists (Member)

Research Accomplishments


  • Currently working on Ph.D. in Curriculum Design, The University of Akron
  • Master of Science in Technical Education, The University of Akron (1994)
  • Bachelor's of Science in Technical Education (magna cum laude), The University of Akron
  • Associate of Applied Sciences in Radiologic Technology (with distinction), The University of Akron
  • Licensed Radiologic Technologist, American Registry of Radiologic
  • Licensed Radiologic Technologist, Ohio Department of Health

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Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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