unique tools for creating educational and training programs; and (4) create an unparalleled opportunity to study and understand many epidemiologic issues in breast cancer through searches of a national breast screening database. NGI technologies will be used to transfer large data files, execute real-time queries, and access information securely. The testbed will demonstrate that quality of service, medical data privacy and security, nomadic computing, network management research and development, and infrastructure technology for collaboration are NGI technologies that are integral to widespread deployment and optimal utilization of digital mammography.
Contact: Mitchell Schnall, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104