• Jin Suh Kim, M.D., M.S. completed his medical education at the College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University, Seoul, Korea. Dr. Kim completed his residency training in Radiology at the Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea. He pursued postdoctoral fellowship training in the Division of Psychiatric Neuroimaging at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD and at the Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center, Institute of Living/Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT. Dr. Kim then received a Master of Medical Science, Graduate School, Soonchunhyang University, Chunan, Korea and a Master of Translation Biomedicine Research, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

    Prior to joining the University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL as an Associate Professor (tenure track), Department of Radiology, Neuroimaging section he was a Senior Research Scientist at the Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center Institute of Living/Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT; a Senior Scientist, in the Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI ; an Assistant Professor (tenure track), in the Department of Radiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA and an Assistant Professor (tenure track), in the Department of Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2018 Inflammation is a key risk factor for persistent seizures in neurocysticercosisAnnals of Clinical and Translational Neurology.  5:630-639. 2018
    2018 Quantitative susceptibility mapping: Report from the 2016 reconstruction challengeMagnetic Resonance in Medicine.  79:1661-1673. 2018
    2017 Cerebral Venous Thrombosis with Papilloedema Secondary to Skull Base PlasmacytomaNeuro-Ophthalmology.  41:284-286. 2017
    2017 Cervical myelopathy presenting as bilateral upper extremity weaknessJournal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy.  47:691. 2017
    2016 Atypical presentations of intracranial hypotension: Comparison with classic spontaneous intracranial hypotensionAmerican Journal of Neuroradiology.  37:1256-1261. 2016
    2016 Comparison of image sensitivity between conventional tensor-based and fast diffusion kurtosis imaging protocols in a rodent model of acute ischemic strokeNMR in Biomedicine.  29:625-630. 2016
    2015 A review of optimization and quantification techniques for chemical exchange saturation transfer MRI toward sensitive in vivo imagingContrast Media and Molecular Imaging.  10:163-178. 2015
    2014 Neuropsychological performance, brain imaging, and driving violations in multiple sclerosisArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  95:1818-1823. 2014
    2014 Epithelioid hemangioma of the spine: Two casesRadiology Case Reports.  9:984. 2014
    2012 Multiple resting state network functional connectivity abnormalities in mild traumatic brain injury 2012
    2011 Evaluation of negation and uncertainty detection and its impact on precision and recall in searchJournal of Digital Imaging.  24:234-242. 2011
    2010 Toward fully automated processing of dynamic susceptibility contrast perfusion MRI for acute ischemic cerebral strokeComputer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.  98:204-213. 2010
    2009 FMRI evidence for multisensory recruitment associated with rapid eye movements during sleepHuman Brain Mapping.  30:1705-1722. 2009
    2009 Diffusion tensor imaging in preclinical Huntington's disease 2009
    2009 A study of diffusion tensor imaging by tissue-specific, smoothing-compensated voxel-based analysisNeuroImage.  44:870-883. 2009
    2008 Abnormal hypermyelination in a neonate with sturge-weber syndrome demonstrated on diffusion-tensor imagingJournal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  27:617-620. 2008
    2008 Diffusion tensor imaging in schizophrenia: Relationship to symptomsSchizophrenia Research.  98:157-162. 2008
    2006 DtiStudio: Resource program for diffusion tensor computation and fiber bundle trackingComputer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.  81:106-116. 2006
    2005 Diffusion tensor imaging in schizophreniaBiological Psychiatry.  58:921-929. 2005
    2004 Functional MRI study of a serial reaction time task in Huntington's diseasePsychiatry Research: Neuroimaging.  131:23-30. 2004
    2002 Using relative cerebral blood flow and volume to evaluate the histopathologic grade of cerebral gliomas: Preliminary resultsAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  179:783-789. 2002
    1999 Location of the primary motor cortex in schizencephalyAmerican Journal of Neuroradiology.  20:163-166. 1999

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Kim’s current research and/or clinical interests and area of expertise include:
    Feasibility study of amino acid chemical exchange saturation transfer MRI using patient-derived glioblastoma xenograft model in rat; Clinical translation of chemical exchange saturation transfer/amide proton transfer imaging; GPU-accelerated quantitative susceptibility map reconstruction with total generalized variation regularization; and Streamlined reconstruction of quantitative susceptibility map in Siemens ICE framework.
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Science in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Iowa 2014
  • Master of Science in Neurobiology and Neurosciences, Soonchunhyang University 1997
  • Doctor of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University 1993
  • Full Name

  • Jin Suh Kim