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Pat Munzer

Professor, Allied Health/Dean
School of Applied Studies
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Quinnipiac University, Associate of Arts
Pittsburg State University, Bachelor of Science
Pittsburg State University, Master of Science
Nova Southeastern University, Doctorate
Academic History
7/1/97 - present: Chairperson, Allied Health Department
7/1/11 - present: Professor, Bachelor of Health Science Degree
4/26/10-1/14/11 Interim Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
7/1/84-6/30/11: Program Director, Respiratory Therapy
  • AL 601 GVA, Legal/Ethical Issues Hlth Care
Scholarly Interests/Activities
Research on the geriatric population in regards to health care and online education. Presentations on geriatric population, online education, inter-rater reliability, evaluating student performance in the classroom (formative and summative evaluations) and maintain records of student evaluation.
Service Interests/Activities
General Faculty Secretary, Faculty Development Steering Committee, Coordinator of University Faculty Mentoring Program/Commissioner for Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care/Treasurer for National Network of Health Career Programs/Kansas Respiratory Care Society Delegate to the AARC House.
Career Accomplishments

Chair of Allied Health added the following programs: Occupational Therapy Assistant, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance, Bachelor of Health Science, and Master of Health Science.

Received following awards:
Kansas Respiratory Care Society’s Hugh S Mathewson Award, April 2011
American Association for Respiratory Care Fellow, December 2010
Educator of the Year, Education Specialty Section, American Association for Respiratory Care, December 1999
Clinical Affiliate of the Year, President of the Kansas Respiratory Care Society, American Association for Respiratory Care, 1993