Jason Parker, Ph.D., DABR joined WSRI in 2012 as a Medical Physicist and the lead researcher on WSRI’s five-year, five-million dollar program with the Air Force Research Laboratory. This research program is focused on the use of medical imaging modalities studying the neuro-correlates of human performance.
Dr. Parker is a board-certified diagnostic medical physicist specializing in advanced neuroimaging methods that include high-resolution MRI, functional MRI, MR spectroscopy, diffusion tensor imaging, and phase contrast MR.
Prior to joining WSRI Dr. Parker worked as a lead MR Physicist for the Kettering Health Network. In this role, he managed the Imaging Science Research Department, an inter-disciplinary translational research initiative focused on developing and applying emerging imaging techniques to improve the treatment of disease. Dr. Parker received his Ph.D. in Medical Physics from the University of Florida and his B.S. in Applied Physics for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.