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Gifted Mind

Dr Raymond Damadian
Gifted Mind
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Gifted Mind

Dr Raymond Damadian

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As a young boy, he watched his grandmother die painfully from breast cancer. Dr. Damadian would eventually decide on a career in medical research and pioneer this field of amazing research. Although in 1971 his concept of detecting tumors through magnetic resonance imaging was widely met with skepticism, he became the first researcher to do a full-body scan of a human being in 1977 in order to see if there was cancel present. From resourcefully creating his discoveries on a shoestring budget to a battle with the business behemoth known as G.E., learn how the exciting development of this technology led him to a self-examination of his life and faith. What driving force is at the heart of what can arguably be called one of the greatest minds in the past 50 years and how does faith play a crucial role in his work?

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As a young boy, he watched his grandmother die painfully from breast cancer. Dr. Damadian would eventually decide on a career in medical research and pioneer this field of amazing research. Although in 1971 his concept of detecting tumors through magnetic resonance imaging was widely met with skepticism, he became the first researcher to do a full-body scan of a human being in 1977 in order to see if there was cancel present. From resourcefully creating his discoveries on a shoestring budget to a battle with the business behemoth known as G.E., learn how the exciting development of this technology led him to a self-examination of his life and faith. What driving force is at the heart of what can arguably be called one of the greatest minds in the past 50 years and how does faith play a crucial role in his work?
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Dr Raymond Damadian

Dr. Raymond Damadian was born in New York and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, received an M.D. degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, internship and residency in internal medicine at State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, postdoctoral fellow work at the Washington School of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, before returning to State University of New York Health Science Center as a faculty member teaching biophysics to graduate students. He currently works at FONAR, a company he started that focuses on development and sales of more affordable MR

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  • Catalogue Code 400650
  • Product Code 9780890518038
  • ISBN 0890518033
  • EAN 9780890518038
  • Pages 240
  • Department General Books
  • Category Biography
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Master Books
  • Publication Date Oct 2015
  • Sales Rank #62159
  • Dimensions 234 x 162 x 16 mm
  • Weight 0.549kg

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