Roland Lee

TitleProfessor In Residence
InstitutionUniversity of California San Diego
Address200 W. Arbor Drive #8749
San Diego CA 92103
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    University of California, San FranciscoFellowship1992Neuroradiology
    Memorial MRI CenterFellowship1991MRI
    Brigham & Women's Hospital / Harvard Medical SchoolResidency1986Diagnostic Radiology
    Harbor - UCLA Medical CenterInternship1986Transitional Internship
    University of California, Los AngelesMD1985Medicine
    University of California, BerkeleyM.A.1977Physics
    California Institute of TechnologyB.S.1975Physics
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    UCSD, Neuroradiology2014Outstanding Clinician Award; Outstanding Researcher Award
    (voted by peer physicians/radiologists)2013Top Doctors of San Diego, Neuroradiology
    2013Distinguished Investigator of the Academy of Radiology Research
    San Diego Radiological Society2013  - PresPresident
    UCSD2009  - 2012Outstanding Neuroradiology Researcher Award
    UCSD2009Outstanding Neuroradiology Teacher Award
    UCSD2008Faculty Teaching Award from the Radiology Residents
    Caltech1973Froehlich Memorial Award for Outstanding Academic Performance/Career Promise
    UC Berkeley1976Faculty Associate Award, Outstanding Teacher
    UCLA Medical School1981  - 1985Regents’ Scholar
    Johns Hopkins 1994Outstanding Teacher Award
    1994  - 1997Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinguished Reviewing for "Radiology"
    VAMC2000Golden Scalpel Award
    American College of Radiology2007Fellowship

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    1. Huang MX, Nichols S, Robb-Swan A, Angeles-Quinto A, Harrington DL, Drake A, Huang CW, Song T, Diwakar M, Risbrough VB, Matthews S, Clifford R, Cheng CK, Huang JW, Sinha A, Yurgil KA, Ji Z, Lerman I, Lee R, Baker DG. MEG Working Memory N-Back Task Reveals Functional Deficits in Combat-Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Cereb Cortex. 2018 Apr 13. PMID: 29668852.
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    2. Huang MX, Swan AR, Quinto AA, Matthews S, Harrington DL, Nichols S, Bruder BJ, Snook CC, Huang CW, Baker DG, Lee R. A pilot treatment study for mild traumatic brain injury: Neuroimaging changes detected by MEG after low-intensity pulse-based transcranial electrical stimulation. Brain Inj. 2017; 31(13-14):1951-1963. PMID: 28925734.
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    3. Abraham P, Scott Pannell J, Santiago-Dieppa DR, Cheung V, Steinberg J, Wali A, Gupta M, Rennert RC, Lee R, Khalessi AA. Vessel wall signal enhancement on 3-T MRI in acute stroke patients after stent retriever thrombectomy. Neurosurg Focus. 2017 Apr; 42(4):E20. PMID: 28366071.
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    4. Huang MX, Anderson B, Huang CW, Kunde GJ, Vreeland EC, Huang JW, Matlashov AN, Karaulanov T, Nettles CP, Gomez A, Minser K, Weldon C, Paciotti G, Harsh M, Lee R, Flynn ER. Development of advanced signal processing and source imaging methods for superparamagnetic relaxometry. Phys Med Biol. 2017 Feb 07; 62(3):734-757. PMID: 28072579.
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    5. Huang MX, Harrington DL, Robb Swan A, Angeles Quinto A, Nichols S, Drake A, Song T, Diwakar M, Huang CW, Risbrough VB, Dale A, Bartsch H, Matthews S, Huang JW, Lee R, Baker DG. Resting-State Magnetoencephalography Reveals Different Patterns of Aberrant Functional Connectivity in Combat-Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2017 Apr 01; 34(7):1412-1426. PMID: 27762653.
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    6. Drummond JC, Lee R. Where Is the Lesion in Posterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Occurring After Prone Spine Surgery? A A Case Rep. 2016 Jul 15; 7(2):53. PMID: 27428467.
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    7. Huang CW, Huang MX, Ji Z, Swan AR, Angeles AM, Song T, Huang JW, Lee R. High-resolution MEG source imaging approach to accurately localize Broca's area in patients with brain tumor or epilepsy. Clin Neurophysiol. 2016 May; 127(5):2308-16. PMID: 27072104.
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    8. Yee B, Chi NW, Hansen LA, Lee R, U HS, Savides TJ, Vinetz JM. Strongyloides stercoralis Hyperinfection Syndrome Presenting as Severe, Recurrent Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Leading to a Diagnosis of Cushing Disease. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct; 93(4):822-7. PMID: 26195463; PMCID: PMC4596606 [Available on 10/07/16].
    9. Robb Swan A, Nichols S, Drake A, Angeles A, Diwakar M, Song T, Lee R, Huang MX. Magnetoencephalography Slow-Wave Detection in Patients with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Ongoing Symptoms Correlated with Long-Term Neuropsychological Outcome. J Neurotrauma. 2015 Oct 01; 32(19):1510-21. PMID: 25808909; PMCID: PMC4628214 [Available on 10/01/16].
    10. Astafiev SV, Shulman GL, Metcalf NV, Rengachary J, MacDonald CL, Harrington DL, Maruta J, Shimony JS, Ghajar J, Diwakar M, Huang MX, Lee R, Corbetta M. Abnormal White Matter Blood-Oxygen-Level-Dependent Signals in Chronic Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. J Neurotrauma. 2015 Aug 15; 32(16):1254-71. PMID: 25758167; PMCID: PMC4601555.
    11. Diwakar M, Harrington DL, Maruta J, Ghajar J, El-Gabalawy F, Muzzatti L, Corbetta M, Huang MX, Lee R. Filling in the gaps: Anticipatory control of eye movements in chronic mild traumatic brain injury. Neuroimage Clin. 2015; 8:210-23. PMID: 26106545; PMCID: PMC4473731.
    12. Drummond JC, Krane EJ, Tomatsu S, Theroux MC, Lee R. Paraplegia after epidural-general anesthesia in a Morquio patient with moderate thoracic spinal stenosis. Can J Anaesth. 2015 Jan; 62(1):45-9. PMID: 25323122; PMCID: PMC4288980.
    13. Malatt C, Zawaideh M, Chao C, Hesselink JR, Lee R, Chen JY. Head computed tomography in the emergency department: a collection of easily missed findings that are life-threatening or life-changing. J Emerg Med. 2014 Dec; 47(6):646-59. PMID: 25260346.
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    14. Huang MX, Yurgil KA, Robb A, Angeles A, Diwakar M, Risbrough VB, Nichols SL, McLay R, Theilmann RJ, Song T, Huang CW, Lee R, Baker DG. Voxel-wise resting-state MEG source magnitude imaging study reveals neurocircuitry abnormality in active-duty service members and veterans with PTSD. Neuroimage Clin. 2014; 5:408-19. PMID: 25180160; PMCID: PMC4145534.
    15. Huang MX, Nichols S, Baker DG, Robb A, Angeles A, Yurgil KA, Drake A, Levy M, Song T, McLay R, Theilmann RJ, Diwakar M, Risbrough VB, Ji Z, Huang CW, Chang DG, Harrington DL, Muzzatti L, Canive JM, Christopher Edgar J, Chen YH, Lee R. Single-subject-based whole-brain MEG slow-wave imaging approach for detecting abnormality in patients with mild traumatic brain injury. Neuroimage Clin. 2014; 5:109-19. PMID: 25009772; PMCID: PMC4087185.
    16. Lee R, Huang M. Magnetoencephalography in the diagnosis of concussion. Prog Neurol Surg. 2014; 28:94-111. PMID: 24923396.
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    17. Drummond JC, Ciacci JD, Lee R. Direct pressure on a pseudomeningocele resulting in intraoperative cerebral ischemia. Can J Anaesth. 2014 Jul; 61(7):656-9. PMID: 24744102.
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    18. Huang MX, Huang CW, Robb A, Angeles A, Nichols SL, Baker DG, Song T, Harrington DL, Theilmann RJ, Srinivasan R, Heister D, Diwakar M, Canive JM, Edgar JC, Chen YH, Ji Z, Shen M, El-Gabalawy F, Levy M, McLay R, Webb-Murphy J, Liu TT, Drake A, Lee R. MEG source imaging method using fast L1 minimum-norm and its applications to signals with brain noise and human resting-state source amplitude images. Neuroimage. 2014 Jan 01; 84:585-604. PMID: 24055704; PMCID: PMC4096863.
    19. Heister D, Diwakar M, Nichols S, Robb A, Angeles AM, Tal O, Harrington DL, Song T, Lee R, Huang M. Resting-state neuronal oscillatory correlates of working memory performance. PLoS One. 2013; 8(6):e66820. PMID: 23825569; PMCID: PMC3692502.
    20. Theilmann RJ, Reed JD, Song DD, Huang MX, Lee R, Litvan I, Harrington DL. White-matter changes correlate with cognitive functioning in Parkinson's disease. Front Neurol. 2013; 4:37. PMID: 23630517; PMCID: PMC3624087.
    21. Tomfohr LM, Hemmen T, Natarajan L, Ancoli-Israel S, Loredo JS, Heaton RK, Bardwell W, Mills PJ, Lee R, Dimsdale JE. Continuous positive airway pressure for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in stroke survivors: what do we really know? Stroke. 2012 Nov; 43(11):3118-23. PMID: 23019248; PMCID: PMC3507471.
    22. Farid N, Girard HM, Kemmotsu N, Smith ME, Magda SW, Lim WY, Lee R, McDonald CR. Temporal lobe epilepsy: quantitative MR volumetry in detection of hippocampal atrophy. Radiology. 2012 Aug; 264(2):542-50. PMID: 22723496; PMCID: PMC3401351.
    23. Huang MX, Nichols S, Robb A, Angeles A, Drake A, Holland M, Asmussen S, D'Andrea J, Chun W, Levy M, Cui L, Song T, Baker DG, Hammer P, McLay R, Theilmann RJ, Coimbra R, Diwakar M, Boyd C, Neff J, Liu TT, Webb-Murphy J, Farinpour R, Cheung C, Harrington DL, Heister D, Lee R. An automatic MEG low-frequency source imaging approach for detecting injuries in mild and moderate TBI patients with blast and non-blast causes. Neuroimage. 2012 Jul 16; 61(4):1067-82. PMID: 22542638.
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    24. Papanicolau-Sengos A, Wang-Rodriguez J, Wang HY, Lee R, Wong A, Hansen LA, Mahooti S, Rashidi HH. Rare case of a primary non-dural central nervous system low grade B-cell lymphoma and literature review. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2012; 5(1):89-95. PMID: 22295152; PMCID: PMC3267491.
    25. Drummond JC, Lee R, Owens EL. Spinal cord ischemia occurring in association with induced hypotension for colonic surgery. Anesth Analg. 2012 Jun; 114(6):1297-300. PMID: 22075019.
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    26. Drummond JC, Lee R, Howell JP. Focal cerebral ischemia after surgery in the "beach chair" position: the role of a congenital variation of circle of Willis anatomy. Anesth Analg. 2012 Jun; 114(6):1301-3. PMID: 22052983.
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    27. McGeoch PD, Brang D, Song T, Lee R, Huang M, Ramachandran VS. Xenomelia: a new right parietal lobe syndrome. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2011 Dec; 82(12):1314-9. PMID: 21693632.
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    28. Diwakar M, Tal O, Liu TT, Harrington DL, Srinivasan R, Muzzatti L, Song T, Theilmann RJ, Lee R, Huang MX. Accurate reconstruction of temporal correlation for neuronal sources using the enhanced dual-core MEG beamformer. Neuroimage. 2011 Jun 15; 56(4):1918-28. PMID: 21443954.
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    29. Harrington DL, Castillo GN, Greenberg PA, Song DD, Lessig S, Lee R, Rao SM. Neurobehavioral mechanisms of temporal processing deficits in Parkinson's disease. PLoS One. 2011 Feb 25; 6(2):e17461. PMID: 21364772; PMCID: PMC3045463.
    30. Shih JJ, Weisend MP, Sanders JA, Lee R. Magnetoencephalographic and magnetic resonance spectroscopy evidence of regional functional abnormality in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Brain Topogr. 2011 Jan; 23(4):368-74. PMID: 20652828.
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    31. Diwakar M, Huang MX, Srinivasan R, Harrington DL, Robb A, Angeles A, Muzzatti L, Pakdaman R, Song T, Theilmann RJ, Lee R. Dual-Core Beamformer for obtaining highly correlated neuronal networks in MEG. Neuroimage. 2011 Jan 01; 54(1):253-63. PMID: 20643211.
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    32. Song T, Cui L, Gaa K, Feffer L, Taulu S, Lee R, Huang M. Signal space separation algorithm and its application on suppressing artifacts caused by vagus nerve stimulation for magnetoencephalography recordings. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2009 Dec; 26(6):392-400. PMID: 19952563.
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    33. Huang MX, Lee R, Gaa KM, Song T, Harrington DL, Loh C, Theilmann RJ, Edgar JC, Miller GA, Canive JM, Granholm E. Somatosensory system deficits in schizophrenia revealed by MEG during a median-nerve oddball task. Brain Topogr. 2010 Mar; 23(1):82-104. PMID: 19943100; PMCID: PMC2816821.
    34. Huang MX, Theilmann RJ, Robb A, Angeles A, Nichols S, Drake A, D'Andrea J, Levy M, Holland M, Song T, Ge S, Hwang E, Yoo K, Cui L, Baker DG, Trauner D, Coimbra R, Lee R. Integrated imaging approach with MEG and DTI to detect mild traumatic brain injury in military and civilian patients. J Neurotrauma. 2009 Aug; 26(8):1213-26. PMID: 19385722.
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    35. Song T, Gaa K, Cui L, Feffer L, Lee R, Huang M. Evaluation of signal space separation via simulation. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2008 Sep; 46(9):923-32. PMID: 18196307.
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    36. Song T, Jamshidi MM, Lee R, Huang M. A modified probabilistic neural network for partial volume segmentation in brain MR image. IEEE Trans Neural Netw. 2007 Sep; 18(5):1424-32. PMID: 18220190.
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    37. Huang MX, Song T, Hagler DJ, Podgorny I, Jousmaki V, Cui L, Gaa K, Harrington DL, Dale AM, Lee R, Elman J, Halgren E. A novel integrated MEG and EEG analysis method for dipolar sources. Neuroimage. 2007 Sep 01; 37(3):731-48. PMID: 17658272; PMCID: PMC2819417.
    38. Mayer AR, Harrington DL, Stephen J, Adair JC, Lee R. An event-related fMRI Study of exogenous facilitation and inhibition of return in the auditory modality. J Cogn Neurosci. 2007 Mar; 19(3):455-67. PMID: 17335394.
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    39. Huang MX, Dale AM, Song T, Halgren E, Harrington DL, Podgorny I, Canive JM, Lewis S, Lee R. Vector-based spatial-temporal minimum L1-norm solution for MEG. Neuroimage. 2006 Jul 01; 31(3):1025-37. PMID: 16542857.
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    40. Song T, Gasparovic C, Andreasen N, Bockholt J, Jamshidi M, Lee R, Huang M. A hybrid tissue segmentation approach for brain MR images. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2006 Mar; 44(3):242-9. PMID: 16937165.
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    41. Kovacevic S, Qualls C, Adair JC, Hudson D, Woodruff CC, Knoefel J, Lee R, Stephen JM, Aine CJ. Age-related effects on superior temporal gyrus activity during an auditory oddball task. Neuroreport. 2005 Jul 13; 16(10):1075-9. PMID: 15973151.
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    42. Huang MX, Lee R, Miller GA, Thoma RJ, Hanlon FM, Paulson KM, Martin K, Harrington DL, Weisend MP, Edgar JC, Canive JM. A parietal-frontal network studied by somatosensory oddball MEG responses, and its cross-modal consistency. Neuroimage. 2005 Oct 15; 28(1):99-114. PMID: 15979344.
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    43. Aine CJ, Adair JC, Knoefel JE, Hudson D, Qualls C, Kovacevic S, Woodruff CC, Cobb W, Padilla D, Lee R, Stephen JM. Temporal dynamics of age-related differences in auditory incidental verbal learning. Brain Res Cogn Brain Res. 2005 Jun; 24(1):1-18. PMID: 15922153.
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    44. King MK, Lee R, Davis LE. Magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography of skeletal muscles in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy. J Clin Neuromuscul Dis. 2005 Mar; 6(3):103-8. PMID: 19078757.
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    45. Davis LE, Becher MW, Tlomak W, Benson BE, Lee R, Fisher EC. Persistent choreoathetosis in a fatal olanzapine overdose: drug kinetics, neuroimaging, and neuropathology. Am J Psychiatry. 2005 Jan; 162(1):28-33. PMID: 15625197.
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    46. Harrington DL, Boyd LA, Mayer AR, Sheltraw DM, Lee R, Huang M, Rao SM. Neural representation of interval encoding and decision making. Brain Res Cogn Brain Res. 2004 Oct; 21(2):193-205. PMID: 15464351.
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    47. Huang MX, Harrington DL, Paulson KM, Weisend MP, Lee R. Temporal dynamics of ipsilateral and contralateral motor activity during voluntary finger movement. Hum Brain Mapp. 2004 Sep; 23(1):26-39. PMID: 15281139.
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    48. Haaland KY, Prestopnik JL, Knight RT, Lee R. Hemispheric asymmetries for kinematic and positional aspects of reaching. Brain. 2004 May; 127(Pt 5):1145-58. PMID: 15033898.
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    49. Harrington DL, Lee R, Boyd LA, Rapcsak SZ, Knight RT. Does the representation of time depend on the cerebellum? Effect of cerebellar stroke. Brain. 2004 Mar; 127(Pt 3):561-74. PMID: 14711883.
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    50. Hanlon FM, Weisend MP, Huang M, Lee R, Moses SN, Paulson KM, Thoma RJ, Miller GA, Cañive JM. A non-invasive method for observing hippocampal function. Neuroreport. 2003 Oct 27; 14(15):1957-60. PMID: 14561928.
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