Robert J. Ogg, Ph.D.

Robert J. Ogg, Ph.D.

Associate Member
Radiological Sciences
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Affiliated Associate Professor
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Radiological Sciences
MS 220, Room I-3106
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Phone: (901) 595-2502
Fax: (901) 595-3981
Email: Robert J. Ogg


  • Ph.D. Institution: University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Research Interests

  • Biomedical NMR Imaging and Spectroscopy
  • Functional Neuroimaging
  • Brain Function in Survivors of Catastrophic Diseases of Childhood
  • Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology

Representative Publications

  • Zou P, Conklin HM, Scoggins MA, Li Y, Li X, Jones MM, Palmer SL, Gajjar A, Ogg RJ. Functional MRI in medulloblastoma survivors supports prophylactic reading intervention during tumor treatment. Brain Imaging Behav. 2015 May 14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25967954.
  • Jacola LM, Willard VW, Ashford JM, Ogg RJ, Scoggins MA, Jones MM, Wu S, Conklin HM. Clinical utility of the N-back task in functional neuroimaging studies of working memory. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2014;36(8):875-86. doi: 10.1080/13803395.2014.953039. Epub 2014 Sep 25. PubMed PMID: 25252868; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4229404.
  • Edelmann MN, Krull KR, Liu W, Glass JO, Ji Q, Ogg RJ, Sabin ND, Srivastava DK, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Reddick WE. Diffusion tensor imaging and neurocognition in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Brain. 2014 Nov;137(Pt 11):2973-83. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu230. Epub 2014 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 25125614; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4208463.
  • Helton KJ, Glass JO, Reddick WE, Paydar A, Zandieh AR, Dave R, Smeltzer MP, Wu S, Hankins J, Aygun B, Ogg RJ. Comparing segmented ASL perfusion of vascular territories using manual versus semiautomated techniques in children with sickle cell anemia. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2015 Feb;41(2):439-46. doi: 10.1002/jmri.24559. Epub 2014 Jan 8. PubMed PMID: 24920128.
  • Patay Z, Parra C, Hawk H, George A, Li Y, Scoggins M, Broniscer A, Ogg RJ. Quantitative longitudinal evaluation of diaschisis-related cerebellar perfusion and diffusion parameters in patients with supratentorial hemispheric high-grade gliomas after surgery. Cerebellum. 2014 Oct;13(5):580-7. doi: 10.1007/s12311-014-0575-2. PubMed PMID: 24917518.
  • Jacola LM, Ashford JM, Reddick WE, Glass JO, Ogg RJ, Merchant TE, Conklin HM. The relationship between working memory and cerebral white matter volume in survivors of childhood brain tumors treated with conformal radiation therapy. J Neurooncol. 2014 Aug;119(1):197-205. doi: 10.1007/s11060-014-1476-4. Epub 2014 May 22. PubMed PMID: 24847967; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4133306.

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