Winn has been an associate professor in the department of radiologic technology in the college of allied health at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC), Oklahoma City, Okla., since 2000. She is also the department's vice chair, nuclear medicine program director and Web program director.
"Jan Winn is an exceptional educator whose recommendations pointed out her unique ability to easily explain complex concepts," said SNMTS President Nanci A. Burchell, CNMT, FSNMTS. "She incorporates the latest information in her classes, including new radiopharmaceuticals and the most updated protocols. She constantly seeks feedback from her students and technologists to ensure that the program is preparing students to be the best health care professionals," added Burchell.
An SNMTS member since 1985, Winn received her master's degree in the areas of historical, philosophical and social foundations of education from the University of Oklahoma and her bachelor's degree in radiologic technology in the area of nuclear medicine technology from OUHSC. The SNM Southwestern Chapter member is certified by the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board and the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
Winn, who is chair of the board of directors of the Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology, has also served as its vice chair and as BOD member. She has been an accreditation site visitor since 1995.