September – Dr. Suzuki chaired 8th International Workshop on Machine Learning in Medical Imaging (MLMI) which is considered as the top conference in the field. The MLMI workshop was successful with 250 attendees. An NIH grant of $35M in total for a cooperative center for translational medicine (ITM 2.0) lead by the University of Chicago Institute for Translational Medicine has been funded where Dr. Suzuki plays a leadership role in radiomics research at IIT.