Christoph Juchem

Associate Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology

351 Engineering Terrace
1210 Amsterdam Avenue, Mail Code: 8904
New York, NY 10027

Phone: +1 212-305-2693


Research Areas

Magnetic Field Modeling, Brain Chemistry/Metabolism, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS), Multiple Sclerosis. Neurology, Neuroscience, MR Methodology, Biomedical Technology, Translational/Clinical Research

Magnetic Resonance Scientific Engineering for Clinical Excellence (MR SCIENCE) Laboratory




Positions Available

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Theory and Application of DYNAMITE Magnetic Field Modeling

Postdoctoral Research Scientist – In Vivo Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Multiple Sclerosis

Curriculum Vitae

09/2016 – Present Associate Professor (Tenure Track), Columbia University in the City of New York, Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology, NY, USA

2012 – 2016 Assistant Professor (Tenure Track), Yale University School of Medicine, Departments of Diagnostic Radiology and Neurology, New Haven, CT, USA

2008 – 2011 Associate Research Scientist, Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, New Haven, CT, USA

2007 – 2008 Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University School of Medicine, Dept. of Diagnostic Radiology, New Haven, CT, USA

2002 – 2006 Doctoral Studies, Max-Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Dept. Physiology of Cognitive Processes, and University of Tübingen, University Hospital, Section of Experimental Radiology, Tübingen, Germany

1998 – 2001 Studies of Physics, University of Bonn, Germany

1997 – 1998 Studies of Physics, University of Madrid, Spain

1995 – 1997 Studies of Physics, University of Bonn, Germany

Awards & Honors

2016 – 2019 Member, ISMRM Annual Meeting Planning Committee (AMPC)
2014 & 2016 Distinguished Reviewer, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (MRM)
2014 – 2015 Chair, MR Engineering Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM)
2014 – 2015 Member, ISMRM Workshop and Study Group Review Committee
2013 Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA), Yale Center for Clinical Investigation (YCCI)
2011 Finalist of the I.I. Rabi Young Investigator Award, ISMRM Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada
2011 Stipend of the German Scholars Organization (GSO)
2010 Best scientific poster in the engineering section, ISMRM Annual Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden
2007 – 2008 J.H. Brown & A. Brown Coxe postdoctoral fellowship in the medical sciences, Yale University
2006 Doctoral stipend of the Max-Planck Society
2004 – 2006 Three ISMRM educational stipends
1997 – 1998 Erasmus Exchange Fellowship of the European Union

Recent Publications (2015-2016) Juchem C, de Graaf RA. The Public Multi-Coil Information (PUMCIN) Policy. Magn Reson Med, in press. Prinsen H, de Graaf RA, Mason GF, Pelletier D, Juchem C. Reproducibility measurement of glutathione, GABA, and glutamate: Towards in vivo neurochemical profiling of multiple sclerosis with MR spectroscopy at 7T. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 Jun 28; 2016 Jun 28. PMID: 27351712 Umesh Rudrapatna S, Juchem C, Nixon TW, de Graaf RA. Dynamic multi-coil tailored excitation for transmit B1 correction at 7 Tesla. Magn Reson Med. 2016 Jul; 2015 Jul 30. PMID: 26223503 Juchem C, de Graaf RA. B0 magnetic field homogeneity and shimming for in vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Anal Biochem. 2016 Jun 9; 2016 Jun 9. PMID: 27293215 Coman D, Huang Y, Rao JU, De Feyter HM, Rothman DL, Juchem C, Hyder F. Imaging the intratumoral-peritumoral extracellular pH gradient of gliomas. NMR Biomed. 2016 Mar; 2016 Jan 11. PMID: 26752688 Shu CY, Herman P, Coman D, Sanganahalli BG, Wang H, Juchem C, Rothman DL, de Graaf RA, Hyder F. Brain region and activity-dependent properties of M for calibrated fMRI. Neuroimage. 2016 Jan 15; 2015 Oct 31. PMID: 26529646 de Graaf RA and Juchem C. B0 Shimming Technology, book chapter in Magnetic Resonance Technology: Hardware and System Component Design, Royal Society of Chemistry (2016). Juchem C, Nahhass OM, Nixon TW, de Graaf RA. Multi-slice MRI with the dynamic multi-coil technique. NMR Biomed. 2015 Nov; 2015 Sep 30. PMID: 26419649 Juchem C, Umesh Rudrapatna S, Nixon TW, de Graaf RA. Dynamic multi-coil technique (DYNAMITE) shimming for echo-planar imaging of the human brain at 7 Tesla. Neuroimage. 2015 Jan 15; 2014 Nov 8. PMID: 25462795 Juchem C and Pelletier D. MR Spectroscopy, book chapter in Neuroimaging, Oxford textbook in clinical neurology (2015).


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