Biography

Dr. Madhuranthakam graduated from Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in 2005 with a PhD in Biomedical Engineering with emphasis on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). He then joined the MR Research and Development division of GE Healthcare to develop novel imaging techniques to improve the clinical utility of MRI.  During his tenure with GE Healthcare, he closely worked with various researchers and radiologists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School to translate the technical developments into clinical care.  Since 2011, he has been with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center as an independent researcher. 

Education

Undergraduate Anna University - India (2000)
Graduate School Mayo Graduate School (2005), Biomedical Engineering

Research Interest

  • Breast Imaging
  • MR Angiography/Perfusion
  • Whole Body Cancer Screening

Publications

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Optimized double inversion recovery for reduction of T(1) weighting in fluid-attenuated inversion recovery.

Madhuranthakam AJ, Sarkar SN, Busse RF, Bakshi R, Alsop DC Magn Reson Med 2012 Jan 67 1 81-8

Water-silicone separated volumetric MR acquisition for rapid assessment of breast implants.

Madhuranthakam AJ, Smith MP, Yu H, Shimakawa A, Reeder SB, Rofsky NM, McKenzie CA, Brittain JH Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI 2012 Jan

High-resolution proton density weighted three-dimensional fast spin echo (3D-FSE) of the knee with IDEAL at 1.5 tesla: Comparison with 3D-FSE and 2D-FSE-initial experience.

McMahon CJ, Madhuranthakam AJ, Wu JS, Yablon CM, Wei JL, Rofsky NM, Hochman MG J Magn Reson Imaging 2011 Oct

Honors & Awards

  • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) Student Travel Award
    To present original research at ISMRM annual meeting in Miami Beach, USA (2005)
  • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) Student Travel Award
    To present original research at ISMRM annual meeting in Kyoto, Japan (2004)
  • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) Student Travel Award
    To present original research at ISMRM annual meeting in Toronto, Canada (2003)
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Center for Advanced Scientific Research Fellowship
    Summer fellowship awarded to top 10 undergraduate students throughout India (1999)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association (2013)
  • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) (2001)