Christina Paterson

LEAD, BREAST IMAGING

Christina joined Mayfair in 2011 and became modality lead in 2017. She oversees breast imaging and interventional procedures.

Christina works closely with our interventional radiologists and our lead mammography modality coordinator. She is involved with the training of new hires and continuing to ensure our sonographers are well-trained in breast imaging.

Christina spent many years teaching children with disabilities how to read and write before becoming a sonographer. She loves to travel and enjoys biking, running, golfing and camping. Christina has three children and a dog and spends most weekends during hockey season as a rink-side mom.

EDUCATION

  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary, Alberta, 2010
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, 2004

CERTIFICATION

  • Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS), American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS), American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT), American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Canadian Registered Cardiac Sonographer (CRCS), Sonography Canada
  • Canadian Registered Generalist Sonographer (CRGS), Sonography Canada
  • Canadian Registered Vascular Sonographer (CRVS), Sonography Canada

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Sonography Canada