Guido Germano, PhD, is the Director of the Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) Program at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and a Professor of Medicine at the University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine. From 1992 to 2001, he also held the positions of Adjunct Professor, Associate Professor, and Assistant Professor of Radiological Sciences at UCLA. As a past Associate Editor of the Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM), Dr Germano serves on the editorial boards of the JNM, Journal of Nuclear Cardiology (JNC) and several international journals, including the International Journal of Cardiac Imaging. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Cardiovascular Council of the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM), is a founding member of the Nuclear Cardiology Foundation of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC), and is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), as well as the co-chair of ACC’s longest continuously held intramural course for nuclear cardiology practitioners. He is currently a reviewer for 11 journals in the fields of cardiology, nuclear medicine, and imaging, he has published over 200 original papers, books and book chapters, and has given invited lectures in four continents. Dr Germano earned a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Naples, Italy, in 1984, an MBA from the Italian government in 1985, and in 1985 was awarded a Fulbright fellowship for post-graduate study at UCLA, where he received a MS in 1987 and a PhD in 1991, both in biomedical physics.