MJ Negahdar, MBA, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology

University of Louisville Hospital, 530 S. Jackson St. 502-852-6181

Managing MRI Research facility at School of Medicine


  • Ph.D.,Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2009 - 2014
  • MBA., Entrepreneurship Focused, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2016 - 2018

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 2021 - present
  • Manager, MRI Research Facility, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 2016 - present

Certification and Licensure

  • Sequence Development, Pulse Programming and Data handling and operation of MRI scanner
    (Philips and Siemens), 2010 - present
  • HIPAA and CITI certified at University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2016 - present
  • Professional in Mathlab, C++, Java, Philips GOALC and Siemens pulse programing language, 2010 - present
  • IBM Enterprise Design Thinking badge, 2020

Research Interests:

  • Medical Imaging and Image Analysis.
  • Small and Large animal model imaging.
  • MR imaging: Cardiac MRI, Heart Tagging, Flow imaging, 4D flow phase contrast, Neuro-Imaging, Diffusion imaging, MR Spectroscopy.
  • MR feature extraction.
  • Deep learning and AI in medical imaging.

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