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    Vadim Backman,

    Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University

    Vadim Backman, Ph.D., is the Walter Dill Scott Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Northwestern University and a program leader at Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. Backman’s research spans from cancer biophysics to novel optical diagnostic and imaging techniques to multi-center clinical trials. Backman has received numerous awards, including being selected as one of the top 100 young innovators in the world by the MIT Technology Review Magazine. He has published more than 170 papers in peer-reviewed journals and holds over 20 patents.

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    Saturday, Oct 17 2015

    4 PM

    Today, medicine is increasingly focused on quality of life. We look at the breakthroughs, innovative practices and new health care measures that... read more
    2 hours | Talk | The Art Institute of Chicago

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