Director's Corner Events and Appearances

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. 

NIH hosts Congressional visitors, May 17, 2021

A group of U.S. Senators visited the Bethesda campus of the National Institutes of Health on May 17, 2021, to learn more about NIH’s response to COVID-19. Part of the NIH tour was a demonstration of diagnostic technologies developed by the NIBIB-led RADx Tech and ATP programs. View a photo gallery of the event. 

Guest appearance on NIH Director vlog

Bruce Tromberg appears in Episode 12 of the Francis Collins Home Edition video blog, providing an update on Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics—or RADx—NIH’s efforts to develop and deploy new methods of diagnostic testing for COVID-19. (June 20, 2020)

GovCast Interview

Listen to Bruce Tromberg's interview with Amy Kubler, host of Govcast, about the convergence of engineering and the physical and life sciences. (Feb. 12, 2020)