Gage Greening, PhD, is the Biomedical Research Associate at MTEC, where he supports the MTEC research operations by working with Military Sponsors on solicitations and conducting outreach to universities and small businesses with relevant solutions. Dr. Greening earned a Bachelor of Science and Doctoral Degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Arkansas. His graduate work focused on the role of immune cells in cancer and using optical techniques to assess tissue disease state. Prior to his role with MTEC, he worked in a start-up environment as a biomedical engineer where he had key roles on several of small business contracts. In addition, he has worked as a proposal writer and editor for a variety of grant and contract mechanisms.