August 31, 2017: Congratulations to UIC CS Associate Professor Liz Marai on her second NIH R01 grant of 2017

Congratulations to Computer Science Associate Professor Liz Marai for receiving a new NIH R01 grant entitled "QuBBD: Precision E-Radiomics for Dynamic Big Head & Neck Cancer Data". The award is for $782,919 and the project period is September 2017 to August 2020.

Remarkably, this is Liz's second NIH R01 to be awarded in 2017.

Brief project description:
This project seeks to design and develop novel methodology for dynamic and personalized treatment decisions with specific application to head and neck cancer radiotherapy planning. This interdisciplinary project blends visual computing over medical imaging data with statistical methods, data management and radiation oncology.

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