NIBIB News and Information

NIBIB News and Information 2017-09-22T11:33:44+00:00


  • Understanding Medical Scans
    Understanding Medical Scans is an app designed to help patients learn what to expect during a medical scan and how scans can help with both diagnosis and treatment. With question-based navigation, images, and videos, this app makes medical imaging information easily available anywhere. It was designed to be understood by the layperson, can give patients basic information about what they are going experience, and help them ask more informed questions of their technologists.

  • Surgery of the Future
    Surgery of the Future is an interactive experience that highlights research technologies funded by NIBIB that improve surgical procedures. Move through a virtual operating room to learn about technologies including new imaging tools, robotics, biomaterials, and more.