60 Seconds with MCpl Ferderbar, Medical Radiation Technologist at CFB Petawawa

Video / April 8, 2021

Transcript

Hi, I'm MCpl Ferderbar, here at CFB Petawawa, and I'm a Medical Radiation Technologist ready to do the 60 Seconds challenge.

Oh! Straight up go? Go!

“What is medical radiation technology?”

It's the use of radiation to get images.

“What's the coolest thing about being in this trade?”

The technology and the physics.

“Tell us an interesting fun fact about you?”

I love going and foraging for mushrooms.

“How do you maintain your mental health?”

I exercise.

“What's your favourite thing to do when you're not at work?”

Be outside, hiking, camping, swimming.

“What are the prerequisite skills to become a Medical Radiation Technologist in the Canadian Armed Forces?”

Graduate from an accredited medical radiation technologist program, become board certified, and then finish BMQ.

“So why did you decide to become a MRT?”

To help people.

“And who has been the most influential person throughout your career path?”

Renata Lumsden.

“What's an important quality to be successful in this trade?”

Adaptability.

(Man) Cut!

(F) Aaah! That's it! Cool!

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