Program 3: Free Radical Metabolism and Imaging (FRMI)

The free radical metabolism and imaging program focuses on:

  • Free radical biology
  • Redox-based therapeutics
  • Patient outcome and molecular imaging
  • Novel approaches to diagnostic imaging

Program Leader: Douglas R. Spitz, PhD, professor, Radiation Oncology
Program Co-Leader: Michael Graham, MD, PhD, professor, Radiology and Radiation Oncology

Program Members

Carryn Anderson, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Reinhard R. Beichel, PhD, MS

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Internal Medicine

John M. Buatti, MD

  • Department Chair
  • Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Garry R. Buettner, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Gary E. Christensen, DSc, MS

  • Professor
  • Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Radiation Oncology

Mitchell C. Coleman, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department: Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Radiation Oncology

Joseph Cullen, MD

  • Professor
  • VA Medical Center Chief of Surgical Services
  • Department: Surgery

Dao-Fu Dai, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department: Pathology

David W. Dick, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Frederick E. Domann, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

John F. Engelhardt, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Anatomy and Cell Biology

Melissa A. Fath, PhD

  • Associate Research Scientist
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Ryan T. Flynn, PhD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Prabhat Goswami, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Michael M. Graham, MD, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Corinne E. Griguer, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Isabella Grumbach, MD, PhD, FAHA

  • Professor
  • Department: Internal Medicine, Radiation Oncology

Emily M. Hammond

  • Graduate Research Assistant
  • Department: Radiology

Richard D. Hichwa, PhD

  • Professor
  • Senior Associate Vice President for Research
  • Department: Radiation Oncology, Radiology

Eric A. Hoffman, PhD

  • Professor
  • Advanced Pulmonary Physiomic Imaging Laboratory (APPIL) Director
  • Department: Nursing, Radiology

Kaikobad Irani, MD

  • Professor
  • Department: Internal Medicine

Mathews Jacob, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Bing-Hua Jiang, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Pathology

Daniel Kahn, MD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Simon C. S. Kao, MBBS, DMRD, FRCR, FACR

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Yusung Kim, PhD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

C. Michael Knudson, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Professor
  • Department: Pathology

Mark T. Madsen, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Yusuf Menda, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Joseph M. Modrick, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

M. Sue O'Dorisio, MD, PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Pediatrics

Thomas O'Dorisio, MD

  • Co-Leader Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine MOG
  • Professor Emeritus
  • Department: Internal Medicine

Claudia R. Oliva, PhD

  • Research Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Jinha M. Park, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Body Imaging Division Director
  • Department: Radiology

Laura Ponto, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiology

William M. Rockey, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Thomas Rutkowski, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Anatomy and Cell Biology

Ehab H. Sarsour, PhD

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Mariko Sato, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Pediatrics

Michael K. Schultz, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology, Radiology

Jessica C. Sieren, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Andrean L. Simons-Burnett, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Pathology

Mark C. Smith, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Milan Sonka, PhD

  • Professor
  • College of Engineering Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Research
  • Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Douglas R. Spitz, Jr., PhD

  • Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Wenqing Sun, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

John Sunderland, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Eric B. Taylor, PhD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department: Biochemistry

Chad Tracy, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Kidney Stone Treatment
  • Department: Radiology, Urology

Aliye Uc, MD

  • Professor
  • Department: Pediatrics

Johanna M. Uthoff

  • Research Assistant
  • Department: Radiology

Dongxu Wang, PhD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

John M. Watkins, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiation Oncology

Xiaodong Wu, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Radiation Oncology

Limin Yang, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • Department: Radiology

Diana Zepeda-Orozco, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department: Pediatrics