Director's Corner Events and Appearances

Science Policy Forum offers lessons learned from COVID-19 response

Bruce Tromberg is co-author of a Policy Forum article in Science that describes the NIH response, including development of diagnostics, during the pandemic. The NIH experience will help inform public health and response to future pandemics. 

NIBIB Director elected to National Academy of Medicine

NIBIB Director Dr. Bruce Tromberg was elected to the 2022 class of the National Academy of Medicine in recognition of his professional achievements and commitment to service.

Traveling a Bridge2AI in a Quest for High-Quality, FAIR Data Sets

NIBIB Director Bruce Tromberg, Ph.D. co-authored this blog post as a member of the Bridge to Artificial Intelligence (Bridge2AI) working group. Brdige2AI is supporting innovative data-generation projects nationwide to collect complex AI-ready data in four biomedical areas.

NIH ORWH posts Dr. Tromberg’s pearls of wisdom

ORWH’s Pearls of Wisdom videos feature women and men in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine providing advice to those in biomedical careers. Dr. Bruce Tromberg, Director of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), shares guidance on what qualities to look for in a mentor.

RADx initiaitive and COVID-19 Solutions - conversation with the Council on Strategic Risks

NIBIB Director Bruce Tromberg and colleagues from the RADx® Tech program participated in a conversation with the Council on Strategic Risks about the RADx initiative and COVID-19 solutions.

New NIH HEAL Initiative on Developing Imaging of Biomarkers of Myofascial Tissues

In this video, Dr. Bruce Tromberg, Director, National Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering and Dr. Helene Langevin, Director, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health discuss a new funding opportunity from the NIH HEAL® Initiative

Bruce Tromberg selected to NAI 2021 Class of Fellows

The National Academy of Inventors Fellows Program highlights academic inventors who have demonstrated a spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on the quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.

NIBIB Director wins prestigious SPIE optics award

The International Society for Optics and Photonics Britton Chance Biomedical Optics Award recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of biomedical optics through the development of  innovative, high-impact technologies.  NIBIB's Bruce Tromberg was named the 2022 winner of this lifetime achievement award.

When to Test online calculator featured on local news

NIBIB Director Bruce Tromberg spoke with a local Washington, DC reporter about When to Test. The online individual calculator tool helps people determine when they should get tested for COVID-19. Credit:

ARPA-H Listening Session - August 11, 2021

NIBIB participated in a listening session with stakeholders on the proposed Advanced Research Project Agency for Health (ARPA-H).  Learn more about the benefits of this proposal to advances in bioengineering and biomedical imaging.