Paul C. Pearlman

Paul C. Pearlman (M ‘02) received his M.S., M.Phil., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Yale University. He conducted post-doctoral research with the University Medical Center Utrecht. He has been with the U.S. National Cancer Institute’s Center for Global Health since 2013, transitioning to this role on a prestigious AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowship. He is currently a Program Director and the Lead for Global Health Technology. Dr. Pearlman is a member of IEEE’s Technical Committee on Translational Engineering for Health Innovations.

Associated articles

JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
The National Institutes of Health Affordable Cancer Technologies Program: Improving Access to Resource-Appropriate Technologies for Cancer Detection, Diagnosis, Monitoring and Treatment in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
This Article is Featured in the Special Issue NIH-IEEE POCT 2015 Point-of-care (POC) technologies have proved valuable in cancer detection, diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment in the developed world, and have shown promise in low-and-middle-income countries (LMIC) as well. Despite this promise,... Read more
JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
The Role of Affordable, Point-of-Care Technologies for Cancer Care in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: A Review & Commentary
      As the burden of non-communicable diseases such as cancer continues to rise in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), it is essential to identify and invest in promising solutions for cancer control and treatment. Point-of-care technologies (POCTs) have played critical roles... Read more