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Fred Prior, Ph.D. is Professor and Inaugural chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics as the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Dr. Prior has over 30 years of R&D experience in industry and academia, focused on the design of advanced medical information management and imaging technologies. He has held senior management positions in a variety of R&D environments ranging from Silicon Valley startups to major multi-national corporations in the US and Europe.
Dr. Prior’s research interests include cancer informatics, radiomics, advanced imaging technologies and big data analytics. He serves as principle investigator and director of the US National Cancer Institute’s Cancer Imaging Archive project and is the lead PI of an NCI funded Quantitative Imaging Network team developing tools for radiomic analysis and an NCI ITCR team exploring the integration of radiomics and pathomics.
Dr. Prior directs informatics efforts for the UAMS Translational Research Institute. He is an associate editor of several leading information technology journals, and a reviewer for numerous other scientific and engineering journals as well as U.S. and European funding agencies. He is the author of over 100 scientific publications and holds 7 US and international patents.