MRI Committee Page

The committee webpage is designed to be a useful resource for SPR members. We want to provide useful links, educational material and in the future, a question and answer section to exchange information and ideas. General radiologists may find some content informational especially when it pertains to uniquely pediatric situations. 

Professional Resources

ABMRS Certification

To access the certification from the American Board of Magnetic Resonance Safety (ABMRS), please click here.


To access the website for the American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology (ASPNR) click here.


To access the website for the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), click here.

MRI Journals

To access full versions of the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (JMRI), click here.

Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

To access full versions of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, click here.

MRI Technologist Resources

To view the Society for MR Radiographers and Technologist (SMRT) website, please click here.

MR Safety Resources

MRI Safety

  • For more information on MRI safety, bioeffects, and patient management, view the MRI safety website here.
  •  To view the safety guidelines for Magnetic Resonance Imaging Equipment in Clinical Use, click here.

Contrast Related Safety

MRI Safety in Neonates

  • To view SPR's Neonatal Imaging page, click here.
  • Hypothermia and thermoregulation in newborn infants 
  • To view Safety of Anesthesia in Neonates - Research group, click here.
  • MR compatible Incubators
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Scanners
  • Gadolinium in Newborn/Infants
  • Acoustic Noise
  • Specific Absorption Rate
  • Wrap and Feed Technique
  • To view: Tocchio, S. et al, MRI evaluation and safety in the developing brain, Seminars in Perinatology, Volume 39, Issue 2, March 2015, Pages 73-104, ISSN 0146-0005, please click here.

Journal Articles

To view the journal article: A Practical Guide to MR Imaging Safety: What Radiologists Need to Know, please click here.

Advanced MRI Techniques


Liver Iron Quantification

Liver Iron Quantification: Quantification of Liver Iron With MRI: State of the Art and Remaining Challenges

Liver Fat/Iron quantification: Quantitative Imaging Biomarkers of NAFLD

Iron Quantification: Use of magnetic resonance imaging to monitor iron overload


Free Breathing MRI Techniques

Diffusion Tensor Imaging

MR Lymphangiography

Cardiac 4D Flow

Fetal MRI

MR Elastography

MR Perfusion

MR Urography

Cardiac MRI

Fratz, S., Chung, T., Greil, G. F., Samyn, M. M., Taylor, A. M., Valsangiacomo Buechel, E. R., … Powell, A. J. (2013). Guidelines and protocols for cardiovascular magnetic resonance in children and adults with congenital heart disease: SCMR expert consensus group on congenital heart disease. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, 15(1), 51. doi:10.1186/1532-429X-15-51

MRI Committee


Michael S. Gee, MD, PhD, Chair
Govind B. Chavhan, MD DNB, Vice Chair 
Sudha A. Anupindi, MD
Maddy Artunduaga, MD
Sherwin S. Chan, MD
Apeksha Chaturvedi, MBBS
Taylor Chung, MD
Jorge H. Davila-Acosta, MD
Jonathan R. Dillman, MD
Shahnaz Ghahremani Koureh, MD
Mary-Louise C. Greer, MBBS
Saurabh Guleria, MD
Mai-Lan Ho, MD
Camilo Jaimes Cobos, MD
Amy B. Kolbe, MD
Michael M. Moore, MD
Cara E. Morin, MD
Skorn Ponrartana, MD
Suraj D. Serai, PhD
Susan Sotardi, MD
Gayathri Sreedher, MD
Unni K. Udayasankar, MD
Shreyas S. Vasanawala, MD, PhD
Teresa Victoria, MD, PhD
Esben S. Vogelius, MD