Seong K. Mun, PhD, is a consummate builder and explorer of new concepts. As a Professor of Radiology at Georgetown University until 2007, he pioneered work in teleradiology, PACS, telemedicine, e-health, global disease surveillance and open source surgical robotics. As a Georgetown Medical Center’s Associate Vice President, he provided oversight of the department’s congressional affairs for 12 years. Currently he is a tenured faculty member of the Virginia Tech Research Center, Arlington, VA, and is working on a sleep imaging study and the development of smart-phones for medics. Dr. Mun is a recipient of the General Max Thurman Award for Excellence in Military Medical Research for his contribution to military medicine.