Jost named president of the Radiological Society of North America Board of Directors
R. Gilbert Jost, M.D., the Elizabeth Mallinckrodt Professor and head of the Department of Radiology, was named president of the Radiological Society of North America Board of Directors in November at the society’s annual meeting. The group is an organization of more than 37,000 radiologists, radiation oncologists and related scientists committed to promoting excellence in radiology through education and research, with the ultimate goal of improving patient care. Jost’s presidency will last a year.
Nehorai one of two honored for outstanding technical contributions
Arye Nehorai, Ph.D., the Eugene and Martha Lohman Professor and chair of the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering in the School of Engineering & Applied Science, has won the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ Signal Processing Society (SPS) 2007 Technical Achievement Award.