The announcement of Drs. Balis and Madabhushi's induction into the College of Fellows underscores the fact that these individuals are not just leaders in their field, but also are revolutionary thinkers in the area of digital pathology data analytics.
Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 23, 2015
Inspirata, Inc. today announced that two members of its Strategic Advisory Board (SAB), which includes some of the top thought leaders in the field of digital pathology, were inducted into the College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) during a ceremony held during that organization’s annual meeting on March 15 at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.
The Chair of Inspirata’s SAB, Dr. Balis, is Professor of Pathology and Director of the Division of Pathology Informatics at the University of Michigan’s Department of Pathology. He was recognized by AIMBE for “outstanding contributions to the fields of laboratory instrumentation, pathology bioinformatics and computational imaging in histology image search/analysis.”
Dr. Madabhushi was recognized for his “contributions in the development of computational imaging algorithms for automated analysis and interpretation of medical imaging data.” In addition to serving on Inspirata’s SAB, Dr. Madabhushi is Professor and Director of the Center for Computational Imaging and Personalized Diagnostics in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.
“We are extremely proud of the professional recognition bestowed on our Strategic Advisory Board members,” says Satish Sanan, Chairman and CEO of Inspirata. “The announcement of Drs. Balis and Madabhushi's induction into the AIMBE College of Fellows underscores the fact that these individuals are not just leaders in their field, but also are revolutionary thinkers in the area of digital pathology data analytics.”
The AIMBE College of Fellows comprises the top two percent of medical and biological engineers in the country and fellows are regularly recognized for their contributions in teaching, research and innovation.
AIMBE’s mission is to recognize excellence in, and advocate for, the fields of medical and biological engineering in order to advance society. Since 1991, AIMBE’s College of Fellows has lead the way for technological growth and advancement in the fields of medical and biological engineering. Fellows have helped revolutionize medicine and related fields in order to enhance and extend the lives of people all over the world. They have also successfully advocated for public policies that have enabled researchers and business makers to further the interests of engineers, teachers, scientists, clinical practitioners, and ultimately, patients. For information, please visit http://www.aimbe.org.
About Inspirata, Inc.
Inspirata, Inc. provides a cancer diagnostics solution that digitizes and automates the entire pathology workflow using a unique, “solution as a service” delivery model. This comprehensive solution includes workflow automation, computer-aided cancer detection and diagnostic tools as supplemental aids to assist pathologists with diagnoses and to aid in the prediction of disease progression and therapeutic responses. For more information, please visit http://www.inspirata.com or contact info(at)inspirata(dot)com.