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Keisha Brooks Burnett, EdD, MS, SCT (ASCP) MB

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Keisha Brooks Burnett, EdD, MS, SCT (ASCP) MB
Associate Professor
Program Director, Cytotechnology and Histotechnology
kbrook13@uthsc.edu 
901.448.2718

 

Mrs. Burnett began her career 20 years ago as a cytotechnologist. After receiving a B.S. in Biology from the University of Tennessee at Martin and graduating from UTHSC with a Bachelor of Science degree in Cytotechnology, she earned a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Administration from Central Michigan University. She earned her doctoral degree in Educational Leadership at the University of Memphis and also holds a post graduate certificate in instructional design and technology. Before entering academia, Keisha was employed as a cytotechnologist at Duckworth Pathology and Quest Diagnostics. She is currently a PRN cytotechnologist at American Esoteric Laboratory and Poplar Healthcare. Mrs. Burnett has been a faculty member in the Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences since 2005. She served as President of the American Society for Cytotechnology (ASCT) in 2014-15 and serves on a number of committees in the American Society of Cytopathology (ASC). Mrs. Burnett currently serves as the MCP Program Director and Education Coordinator for the cytotechnology curriculum within the MCP program.
  • Cytopathology
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Adult Education
  • Instructional Design and Technology
  • EdD University of Memphis, 2017
  • Master of Health Services Administration, Central Michigan University, 2004
  • BS, UTHSC, 1999
  • BS, UT Martin, 1998

Last Published: Feb 6, 2020