Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Research)
Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Research)
Prof. Deoni completed both his BSc in Medical Biophysics and obtained PhD Medical Biophysics at the University of Western Ontario, Canada.
He is currently the Director of MRI Research at the Department of Pediatrics at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island and the Adjunct Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering at Brown University.
His lab's work focuses on developing and applying magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques to study early brain development. Current studies include following the process of myelination in healthy infants and toddlers in relationship to behavioural development and exploring the varied environmental and genetic influences that shape these brain-behaviour relationships.