Arif N. Ali, MD, MS is assistant professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine.
Prior to medical school, Dr. Ali graduated with honors from the University of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Dr. Ali went on to complete an MS in Mechanical Engineering in collaboration with Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, NM. After graduation, Dr. Ali was hired as a full-time contract technical staff member at Los Alamos. During Dr. Ali’s tenure at Los Alamos, he completed several research projects and a series of peer-reviewed journal publications on topics related to national defense. Dr. Ali received several awards while at the University of Illinois and Los Alamos including the Collins Engineering Scholarship, induction into the Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, a Los Alamos National Laboratory Glenn T. Seaborg Institute Summer Research Fellowship and Los Alamos National Laboratory contractor performance awards for two consecutive years.