M. Bhujwalla, Ph.D.,
Professor of Radiology and Oncology is the Director of the JHU
ICMIC. Dr. Bhujwalla was the Director of the P20 program at JHU
and is the Associate Director of the SAIRP.
is an internationally recognized scientist and a pioneer in the application
of MR imaging technology to promote our understanding of cancer biology
in general and, in particular, to characterize the nature and importance
of tumor-specific alterations in cellular metabolism and vascularization.
Her major research interests are to understand the role of vascularization
and the tumor physiological environment in breast and prostate cancer
invasion and metastasis using imaging techniques.
has directed the Oncology
Section of the Division of MR Research, Department of Radiology
since January 1997. Dr. Bhujwalla also directs an NIH Oncological Imaging
Training Grant and has close collaborations with several of the cancer
investigators at JHU.