Jason Ostenson, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Radiology & Radiological Sciences
Delivery Address
Medical Center North
1161 21st Avenue South, CCC-1118

Jason Ostenson, PhD, earned his master’s degree in medical physics from Columbia University, and his PhD in imaging science from the chemical and physical biology program at Vanderbilt University. In 2020, he joined the Vanderbilt faculty as Research Assistant Professor. Dr. Ostenson’s research is focused on rapid quantitative magnetic resonance imaging methods and applications. He serves as a reviewer for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, and he is a member of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine.

Section: Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science


Wang D, Ostenson J, Smith DS. SnapMRF: GPU-accelerated magnetic resonance fingerprinting dictionary generation and matching using extended phase graphsMagn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2019 Nov 11/15/2019; PMID: 31740194, PII: S0730-725X(19)30380-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2019.11.015, ISSN: 1873-5894.

Ostenson J, Damon BM, Welch EB. MR fingerprinting with simultaneous T1, T2, and fat signal fraction estimation with integrated B0 correction reduces bias in water T1 and T2 estimatesMagn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2019 Jul; 60: 7-19. PMID: 30910696, PMCID: PMC6581466, PII: S0730-725X(18)30660-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2019.03.017, ISSN: 1873-5894.

Ostenson J, Robison RK, Zwart NR, Welch EB. Multi-frequency interpolation in spiral magnetic resonance fingerprinting for correction of off-resonance blurringMagn Reson Imaging [print-electronic]. 2017 Sep; 41: 63-72. PMID: 28694017, PMCID: PMC5612382, PII: S0730-725X(17)30122-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.mri.2017.07.004, ISSN: 1873-5894.

Ostenson J, Pujara AC, Mikheev A, Moy L, Kim SG, Melsaether AN, Jhaveri K, Adams S, Faul D, Glielmi C, Geppert C, Feiweier T, Jackson K, Cho GY, Boada FE, Sigmund EE. Voxelwise analysis of simultaneously acquired and spatially correlated 18 F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-PET and intravoxel incoherent motion metrics in breast cancerMagn Reson Med [print-electronic]. 2017 Sep; 78(3): 1147-56. PMID: 27779790, PMCID: PMC5405014, DOI: 10.1002/mrm.26505, ISSN: 1522-2594