Dr. Gambhir is a Professor of Radiology, Materials Science & Engineering, and Bioengineering at Stanford University, where he is also Chair of the Department of Radiology and Director of the Molecular Imaging Program. He is the recipient of over $90M in NIH funding as the principal investigator and served on the NCI Board of Scientific Advisors for 8 years. His research focuses on interrogating cellular and molecular events in living subjects through imaging and on the early detection of cancer. Dr. Gambhir has received several awards including the Hounsfield Medal, Tesla Medal, Holst Medal, and is an elected fellow of the National Academy of Medicine, as well as the National Academy of Inventors. He has co-founded several startups and is an advisor to several large corporations and biotechnology startups.