Rosemary H. Cone said on Dec. 7, 2013 at 3:51 a.m. Professor Milner's work in the use of light in diagnostics gives hope for a future where women can lay against a slanted stage with an opening for the breast to be suspended and scanned, replacing the current painful imaging which requires mashing the breast tissue to make images. A less painful, light driven device would encourage more women to get their breast exams allowing earlier detection of cancers and more options for treatment.
Ann D. Armstrong said on Dec. 5, 2013 at 10:22 p.m. Congratulations, Tom. How wonderful that your vision and contributions are being acknowledged in this public forum. I hope you will continue to make our world better through your leadership, scholarship and inventions.