ECC Surgical Technology Receives National Award
Edgecombe Community College's surgical technology program was recognized as a 2014 Galaxy Stars Award winner at a recent meeting of the Association of Surgical Technologists (AST).
Galaxy Stars Award recipients are surgical technology programs that have successfully encouraged 75 percent or more of their students to become AST members.
"Membership in a professional organization is an important start to any career," says Suzi Shippen-Wagner, CST, BS, surgical technology program chair at ECC. "The Association of Surgical Technologists honors these programs and their commitment to their students and the profession.