College of Health Sciences
Dr. Matusiak has received a Doctorate of Health Science, Master’s Degree in Management, Graduate Certificate in Coastal Studies (Emphasis in Toxicology and Environmental Health) Certificate (with Distinction) in Emergency Management, Bachelor of Science and a Diploma in Medical Technology. Dr. Matusiak is certified as a Medical Technologist by the American Society for Clinical Pathology, Clinical Laboratory Scientist and a Clinical Laboratory Compliance Professional by the National Certification Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel. In February of 2006, he was honored with an appointment as a Fellow to the Royal Institute of Public Health in London, England.
Dr. Matusiak has published articles on various laboratory and public health issues in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, Internet Journal of Health and Wellness, Internet Journal of Health Administration, and the Internet Journal of Laboratory Medicine.
Dr. Matusiak has also served on various professional and governmental committees. He was one of only a handful of public health laboratory directors to serve on the Association of Public Health Laboratory as an informatics subject matter expert. He was asked by the State of Indiana to be a subject matter expert on the Statewide Anti-Terrorism Advisory Committee. Furthermore, he has served on several boards and commissions with the State of Indiana, Association of Public Health Laboratories, American Public Health Association, Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute, Indiana Public Health Association, and the Clinical Laboratory Management Association.
Dr. Matusiak has been employed in a variety of position in healthcare, healthcare administration and education. Most recently, he is employed with Baxter Regional Medical Center as a Vice President of Accountable Care Organization/Population Heath Management. Prior positions include Implementation Consultant with an Electronic Health Record vendor, Assistant Vice President (hospital based), Director of Laboratories, Assistant Professor, Adjunct Professor and Medical Technologist.