Xiawei Ou, PhD

MR Physicist, Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Associate Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Director of Brain Imaging Laboratory, Arkansas Children’s Nutrition Center
Phone: 501-364-4837

Research Overview

Dr. Xiawei Ou received his doctoral degree from Vanderbilt University in 2007 with a concentration in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). He continued his research at Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science as a research fellow before he joined the Arkansas Children’s Hospital and became a faculty member of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Ou's past research includes the development of new quantitative MRI methods and their applications on small animal imaging. His current research focuses on using advanced pediatric neuroimaging methods to study brain injury in infants with extremely low birth weight and to evaluate the effects of nutrition/obesity on brain development in healthy children.

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