Robert earned his Bachelors degree in Allied Health Professions from The Ohio State University. He continued his radiologic technology education by completing The Ohio State University Hospitals Nuclear Medicine Technology Program. He has been employed by Duke University Medical Center since 1995. Robert is currently the chief technologist of Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology and PET. Robert is very active in the field including experience in the SNMMI Cardiovascular Council, ASNC Program Committees, ASNC Education Committee, and NMTCB Director as both Nuclear Cardiology exam chair as well as board chair. Additionally, he is a regular speaker for local and national meetings as well as an author of many publications.