Dr. Thomas Grogan, MD, is the founder and Chief Scientific Advisor Emeritus at Ventana Medical Systems, Inc., a division of Roche, and Professor Emeritus at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. A founding member of the International Lymphoma Study Group, Dr. Grogan has authored more than two hundred and fifty scientific papers and holds eighteen patents. Chief among his innovations is the automation of cancer pathology testing technology enabling physicians to accurately identify the genetic characteristics of their patients’ disease and manage their personalized treatment. His business and medical achievements have garnered numerous awards, including The American Cancer Society Gift of Life Award, the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and recognition in the Best Doctors in America, from 1991 until his retirement in 2017. Dr. Grogan is a husband, father and grandfather. He lives in Tucson, Arizona, with his wife of 52 years, Cande, who was a successful restaurateur.