Introducing Our New Editor-in-Chief
Pamela Bhatti (M ’05) is an Associate Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA. Before completing her Ph.D. degree, she researched the detection of breast cancer with ultrasound imaging in the Department of Radiology, University of Michigan (1997–1999). Her industry experience includes embedded systems software development at Microware Corporation, Des Moines, IA, USA (1996–1997), local operating network applications development and customer support at Motorola Semiconductor, Austin, TX, USA (1994–1995), and research and fabrication of controlled-release drug delivery systems at Alza Corporation, Palo Alto, CA, USA (1986–1990). Pamela received the B.S. degree in bioengineering from the University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, the M.S. degree in electrical engineering (robotics) from the University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering (MEMS) from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, in 1989, 1993, and 2006, respectively. In 2011 Pamela received the NSF Career Award to focus on vestibular rehabilitation. In 2013 she earned an M.S. in Clinical Research from Emory University and serves as the Georgia Tech Co-Director for the KL2 and TL1 training programs sponsored by the Georgia Clinical and Translational Science Alliance (CTSA) and supported by the National Institutes of Health, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS). Committed to translating technology to the clinical setting, in 2016 she co-founded Camerad Technologies, a company dedicated to improving throughput and quality in radiology imaging. Pamela is also an entrepreneurship educator and coach with the I-Corps@NCATS program, as well as for the Georgia Tech CREATE-X and InVenture Prize programs.