Dmitri Margot is a Ph.D. student working with Dr. Shaheen Dewji in her Radiological Engineering, Detection, and Dosimetry Laboratory (RED2). The focus of his research is on discriminating the radiation to nuclear medicine patients following an exposure or uptake from a radiological dispersal device or nuclear accident. He received his undergraduate degree in Radiological Health Engineering from Texas A&M University. During his undergraduate studies, Margot was a research assistant at the Texas A&M Institute for Preclinical Studies (TIPS). There he studied medical imaging and worked on developing a model for dose from canines in clinical PET-CT cases.