Robert Gropler, MD

Robert Gropler, MD

Washington University School of Medicine, Lead Coordinator - Imaging Initiative

Gropler (translates and applies molecular imaging probes for CV applications) will provide overall central grant administration, coordination of imaging activities among the sites and in coordination with Kramann, implementation of training plans.

Bengel (international expert in pre-clinical and clinical molecular imaging), Liu (global leader in developing PET molecular probes of inflammation, developed the CCR2 probe) and Haberkorn (pioneer in PET radiochemistry, developed the FAP probe) together with Gropler will coordinate and perform the pre-clinical and human imaging studies.