About Us

Joe Glowacki, RN, MSN, APNP-C, RCIS

Joe started his career in the coronary intensive care unit (CICU) and then moved to the Cardiac Cath Lab. From there his career provided significant clinical and managerial experiences. He gained experience as a cardiac sonographer, a vascular sonographer, a perfusionist, an adult nurse practitioner, and as an assistant professor teaching physiology to graduate and undergraduate students in nursing. Joe continues to work in various roles. One of his current jobs is teaching pharmacology at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, IL.

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Susie Sommers, RN, MSN, APNP-C, RCIS

Susie started her career in the intensive care unit. After that she began work in the Cardiac Cath Lab. She worked in the Cardiac Cath Lab of the same hospital for 20 years. This Cath Lab had 10 procedure rooms. Susie was one of the educators for the cath Lab. Susie was instrumental in writing significant portions of the original RCIS curriculum that we teach. Susie is now a certified Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner.

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