2021
Alumni (Fellow)

Elizabeth Herbst

Peter and Crisler Quick Jefferson Fellow
Alexandria, Virginia
Degrees:
B.S. University of Virginia (2015)
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Professional Sectors:
Administrative/Management
Education
Biomedical Engineering

Bio:

Elizabeth’s dissertation, “Ultrasound Molecular Imaging in Small and Large Vessels,” focuses on using advanced ultrasound image and signal processing techniques to improve cancer diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment. Her work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, including Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology and Investigative Radiology. Elizabeth has also received acclaim for her presentations at scientific conferences, including the World Molecular Imaging Congress, the International Ultrasonics Symposium, and the European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging. Next year she will join the technology company Philips as a research scientist in ultrasound engineering.

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