School of Medicine

Cardiothoracic Surgery: Master of Science in Cardiovascular Perfusion (MSCP)

Primary Faculty

Kirk Bingham

Kirk Bingham

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusionist

Utah State University (graduated 2013) with a Bachelors in Science; Exercise Science

Midwestern University (graduated 2016) with a Masters in Cardiovascular Science (CCP)

Email:  perfusionprogram@hsc.utah.edu

Jacob Wimmer

Jacob Wimmer

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusionist

University of Utah (graduated 2009) with a Bachelors in Science; Exercise Science

Midwestern University (graduated 2014) with a Masters in Cardiovascular Science (CCP)

Email:  perfusionprogram@hsc.utah.edu

Brandon Tomecek

Brandon Tomecek

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusionist

Arizona State University (graduated 2011) with a Bachelors in Science; Kinesiology

Midwestern University (graduated 2015) with a Masters in Cardiovascular Science (CCP)

Email:  perfusionprogram@hsc.utah.edu

Christopher Blaylock

Christopher Blaylock

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusionist

Weber State University (graduated 2011) with a Bachelors in Science; Respiratory Therapy

Midwestern University (graduated 2015) with a Masters n Cardiovascular Science (CCP)

Email:  perfusionprogram@hsc.utah.edu

Samuel Harman

Samuel Harman

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusionist

Weber State University (graduated 2011) with a Bachelors in Science; Respiratory Therapy

Midwestern University (graduated 2014) with a Masters in Cardiovascular Science (CCP)

Email:  perfusionprogram@hsc.utah.edu

Jessica Russ

Jessica Russ

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusionist

Northern Arizona University (graduated 2008) with a Bachelors in Science; Exercise Science.

Midwestern University (graduated 2010) with a Masters in Biomedical Science.

Midwestern University (graduated 2012) with a Masters in Cardiovascular Science (CCP)

Email:  perfusionprogram@hsc.utah.edu

Robert Bowers, CCP, FPP

Robert Bowers, CCP, FPP

Title:  Primary Children's Hospital, Chief Pediatric Perfusionist, Clinical Manager Pediatric Perfusion

Paul Matlin, MS, MBA, CCP

Paul Matlin, MS, MBA, CCP

Title:  Salt Lake City Veteran Affairs Hospital, Lead Perfusionist

Shawnda Gillespie

Shawnda Gillespie

Title:  Cardiovascular Perfusion Program Administrator

Email:  shawnda.gillespie@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:  (801) 581-4222

Douglas Smego, MD

Douglas Smego, MD

Title:  Associate Professor (Lecturer)