People

A dedicated team of investigators helps supervise the operation of the preclinical imaging core and maintain the preclinical scanners. For questions about particular imaging systems contact us at the links below.

 

Christian Farrar
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant in Neuroscience, Massachusetts General Hospital
cfarrar@mgh.harvard.edu

Expertise: 9.4T MRI, 4.7T PET-MRI, 14T vertical bore NMR/MRI, micro-PET/CT

 

 

Joe Mandeville 
Instructor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant in Physics, Massachusetts General Hospital
jbm@nmr.mgh.harvard.edu

Expertise: 9.4T MRI and 4.7T PET-MRI

 

Leo Cheng 
Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant in Biophysics, Massachusetts General Hospital
cheng@nmr.mgh.harvard.edu

Expertise: 14T vertical bore NMR/MRI

 

 

Jerry Ackerman 
Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant in Physics, Massachusetts General Hospital
jerry@nmr.mgh.harvard.edu

Expertise: 14T vertical bore NMR/MRI and 14T horizontal bore MRI

 

 

Jonah Weigand-Whittier 
Preclinical Imaging Research Technician, Massachusetts General Hospital
jweigandwhittier@mgh.harvard.edu

Expertise: 9.4T MRI, 4.7T PET-MRI, 14T vertical bore NMR/MRI, micro-PET/CT