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Southeastern initiates program in advanced diagnostic imaging
A new program designed to train technologists in advanced diagnostic imaging will start at Southeastern Louisiana University in the spring 2012 semester.The four-semester program will offer clinical tracks in either computerized tomography or magnetic resonance imaging. Graduates will earn a bachelor of science degree in health studies. Click here to read more!
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