Harrison H. Barrett, PhD, Regents’ Professor of optical sciences and professor of radiology at the University of Arizona and University of Arizona Cancer Center member has received recognition from two international professional organizations.
Dr. Barrett has been honored with the SPIE 2011 Gold Medal, and the IEEE Medal for Innovations in Healthcare Technology.
The Gold Medal of the Society is the highest honor SPIE awards. Beginning in 1977, it has been given annually in recognition of outstanding engineering or scientific accomplishment in optics, electro-optics, or photographic technologies or applications. Dr. Barrett was honored Aug. 24 at SPIE’s Optics and Photonics conference in San Diego.