Featured Speakers

Dr. Suzanne Klimberg
Topic: Breast Surgical Oncology
V. Suzanne Klimberg, MD is the Muriel Balsam Kohn Chair in Breast Surgical Oncology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), Professor of Surgery and Pathology, Director of Diseases of the Breast Fellowship and Director of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Breast Cancer Program. CV




Dr. Steven E. Harms, MD, FACR
Topic: Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Dr. Steven E. Harms practices at the Northwest Arkansas Breast Clinic in Fayetteville, Arkansas.






Dr. Naomi Halas
Topic: Nanotechnology
Dr. Naomi Halas is a Stanley C. Moore Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Director of the Laboratory for Nanophotonics at Rice University in Houston, Texas. CV




Dr. Lily Yang
Topic: Nanotechnology
Associate Professor, Nancy Panoz Chair of Surgery in Cancer Research Departments of Surgery and Radiology, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA CV





Dr. Arjun G. Yodh
Topic: Diffuse Optical Tomography
Dr. Arjun G. Yodh is the Director of The Laboratory for Research on the Structure of Matter (LRSM) at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.







Dr. Paul Meaney
Topic: Microwave Imaging
Dr. Paul Meaney is a Professor of Engineering at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.






Dr. John Wikswo
Topic: Bioengineering and Biophysics
Dr. John Wikswo is a Professor of Physics and Biomedical Engineering at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.





Dr. Michael Borrelli
Topic: Nuclear Medicine
Dr. Michael Borrelli is a Professor and Director of Radiology Research at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas.





Dr. Robert Clarke
Topic: Oncology, Physiology & Biophysics
Dr. Robert Clarke is a Professor of Oncology, Physiology & Biophysics at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He is also the Co-Director of the Breast Cancer Program at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University. CV




Dr. Ro DiBrezzo
Topic: Stress & Breast Cancer
Dr. Ro DiBrezzo is a University Professor of Kinesiology and Director of the Human Performance Lab Health Science at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas.






Dr. Tracy Lively
Topic: NIH Funding Opportunities
Dr. Tracy G. Lively is the program director of the Cancer Diagnosis Program at the National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health. CV






Dr. Theresa Good
Topic: NSF Funding Opportunities
Dr. Theresa Good is the program director of the Biotechnology, Biochemical, and Biomass Engineering (BBBE) program of the NSF Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (CBET).