Amini elected to board position of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

December 3, 2018

Dr. Amir AminiDr. Amir Amini, professor and Endowed Chair of Bioimaging in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, J.B. Speed School of Engineering, has been elected Vice President of Publications at the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS). With 12,000+ members in 97 countries, IEEE EMBS is the world’s largest international society of biomedical engineers. As VP for Publications, he will oversee 11 of the highest impact factor journals in the field of biomedical engineering and bioimaging.

Since 1999, Dr. Amini has served on the editorial board of the Journals IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. Most recently he has served on IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering since 2015, and the IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics since 2017. Dr. Amini also chaired the 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI), the flagship meeting in the field of Biomedical Imaging held in Washington, DC. Dr. Amini was elected Fellow of the AIMBE in 2017 and of the IEEE (EMBS)  in 2007.