UC-Wide Grand Rounds: Dr. Bruce Tromberg

Date

November 15, 202111/15/2021 12:00pm 11/15/2021 12:00pm UC-Wide Grand Rounds: Dr. Bruce Tromberg

UC-Wide Grand Rounds

SAVE THE DATE:  Monday, November 15,  2021

3071 America/Los_Angeles public

Type

Grand Rounds

UC-Wide Grand Rounds

SAVE THE DATE:  Monday, November 15,  2021

Speakers

Bruce J. Tromberg, PhD
Director
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Dr. Tromberg is the Director of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) where he oversees an approximately $400 million per year portfolio of research programs focused on developing, translating, and commercializing engineering, physical science, and computational technologies in biology and medicine.  In addition, he leads NIBIB’s $500 million Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx Tech) innovation initiative to increase SARS-COV-2 testing capacity and performance.

Prior to joining NIH in January 2019, he was a professor of biomedical engineering and surgery at the University of California, Irvine (UCI).  During this time he served as director of the Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic (BLIMC) (2003-2018) and the Laser Microbeam and Medical Program (LAMMP), an NIH National Biomedical Technology Center at the BLIMC (1997-2018).

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