F. M. Kirby Research Center for Functional Brain Imaging
At the Kennedy Krieger Institute

Michael T. McMahon, PhD

Affiliated Faculty
F. M. Kirby Center for Functional Brain Imaging, Kennedy Krieger Institute
Associate Professor
Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Michael T. McMahon, PhD

Research Summary

Dr. McMahon is interested in developing new contrast agents for MRI and applying these to a variety of problems. This work includes contrast agent design, MRI pulse sequence development, and also detailed image processing and analysis.

Contact Information

Address
F. M. Kirby Research Center for Functional Brain Imaging
707 N. Broadway, Room G-25
Baltimore, MD 21205

Phone: 410-502-8188
Email: mcmahon at mri dot jhu dot edu

Curriculum Vitae

  • Current Appointments
    • Affiliated Faculty, F. M. Kirby Research Center for Functional Brain Imaging
      08/2006 - Present
      Research Associate: 2003 - 2006
      Kennedy Krieger Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    • Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
      01/2013 - Present
      Assistant Professor: 2006 - 2012
      Research Associate: 2003 - 2006
      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
  • Awards and Achievements
    • K01 Career Development Award
      2006 - 2011
      NIH / NIBIB
    • NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship
      2001 - 2003
      NIH / NIGMS
    • Cellular and Molecular Biophysics Training Grant Fellowship
      1995 - 1998
      National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Education and Training
    • PhD, Chemical Physics
      05/1999
      University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL
      Thesis: "An NMR Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theory Study of Organometallic Complexes and Heme Proteins with Carbonyl, Alkylisocyanide, Nitrosoarene and Olefin Ligands: Applications to Structure Determinations"
    • BS, Physics (Minor in Mathematics)
      05/1993
      University of Richmond, Richmond, VA
  • Professional Experience
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
      08/2006 - 12/2012
      Research Associate: 2003 - 2006
      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    • NIH Postdoctoral Fellow
      2001 - 2003
      Advisor: Robert G. Griffin, Director, Francis Bitter Magnet Laboratory
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • Postdoctoral Associate
      1999 - 2001
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Affiliations
    • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM): 2003 - Present
    • ISMRM, Molecular Imaging Study Group: 2005 - Present
    • Society for Molecular Imaging (SMI): 2005 - Present

Publications

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