Cynthia H. McCollough
A recognized leader in the development and evaluation of new CT technology, Cynthia H. McCollough, PhD, is the Brooks-Hollern Professor at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, where she holds the rank of professor in both medical physics and biomedical engineering. Her research revolves around the technology of CT imaging and its many clinical applications. She has contributed extensively to the quantification, management, and reduction of CT radiation dose; to the education of health care personnel and the public on the safety of medical imaging; and to the fields of multi-energy and cardiac CT using both prototype and commercial systems. She is currently serving as the president of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine.