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John Gore Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Posted by on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 in Digest, Spring 2011.

John Gore

John C. Gore, Hertha Ramsey Cress Chair in Medicine and professor of biomedical engineering, has been elected a member of the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional honors in engineering.

Gore was named to the academy for his contributions to the development and applications of magnetic resonance and other imaging techniques in medicine. He directs the Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science  and holds additional professorships in physics and molecular physiology and biophysics.

NAE members are peer-elected, senior professionals in business, academia and government and are among the world’s most accomplished engineers.