Youngkyoo Jung, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Youngkyoo Jung, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

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Academic: 336-716-2837 | Department: 336-716-2011


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Education & Training

  • M.Eng., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2004
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2007
Youngkyoo Jung, Ph.D.

Youngkyoo Jung, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Radiology
Brain Tumor Center of Excellence
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Translational Science Institute

Research Interests


Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2837 | Department: 336-716-2011


Recent Publications

Johnston ME, Lu K, Maldjian JA, Jung Y. Multi-TI arterial spin labeling MRI with variable TR and bolus duration for cerebral blood flow and arterial transit time mapping. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2015;34(6):1392-1402.

Xiong X, Sun Y, Sattiraju A, Jung Y, Mintz A, Hayasaka S, Li KC. Remote spatiotemporally controlled and biologically selective permeabilization of blood-brain barrier. J Control Release. 2015;217():113-120.

Sattiraju A, Xiong XB, Pandya D, Sun Y, Jung Y, Wadas T, Li K, Mintz A. Permeabilizing the blood-brain-barrier with alpha-particle therapy [abstract]. J Nucl Med. 2015;56(3 Suppl 3):1230.

Zeidan F, Emerson NM, Farris SR, Ray JN, Jung Y, McHaffie JG, Coghill RC. Mindfulness meditation-based pain relief employs different neural mechanisms than placebo and sham mindfulness meditation-induced analgesia. J Neurosci. 2015;35(46):.

Davenport EM, Whitlow CT, Urban JE, Espeland MA, Jung Y, Rosenbaum DA, Gioia G, Powers AK, Stitzel JD, Maldjian JA. Abnormal white matter integrity related to head impact exposure in a season of high school varsity football. J Neurotrauma. 2014;31(19):1617-1624.

Zeidan F, Emerson NM, Farris S, Ray J, Jung Y, Kraft RA, McHaffie JG, Coghill RC. Neural mechanisms supporting mindfulness-based pain relief as compared to placebo analgesia [abstract]. In: 9th Annual NIH Pain Consortium Symposium. 2014;():.

Lucas JT, DiNotto J, Dolesh W, Jung Y, Whitlow CT, Maldjian JA, Chan MD, Bourland J. Safety assessment, artifact reduction, and description of geometric distortion associated with diffusion imaging (DWI) with rigid head frame immobilization for stereotactic radiosurgery [abstract]. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014;90(1 Suppl):S903.

Jung Y, Samsonov AA, Liu TT, Buracas GT. High efficiency multishot interleaved spiral-in/out: acquisition for high-resolution BOLD fMRI. Magn Reson Med. 2013;70(2):420-428.

Johnston ME, Zheng Z, Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT, Morykwas MJ, Jung Y. Cerebral blood flow quantification in swine using pseudo-continuous arterial spin labeling. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013;38(5):1111-1118.

Buracas GT, Jung Y, Lee J, Buxton RB, Wong EC, Liu TT. On multiple alternating steady states induced by periodic spin phase perturbation waveforms. Magn Reson Med. 2012;67(5):1412-1418.

Shin DD, Liu TT, Wong EC, Shankaranarayanan A, Jung Y. Pseudocontinuous arterial spin labeling with optimized tagging efficiency. Magn Reson Med. 2012;68(4):1135-1144.

Jung Y, Samsonov AA, Bydder M, Block WF. Self-calibrated multiple-echo acquisition with radial trajectories using the conjugate gradient method (SMART-CG). J Magn Reson Imaging. 2011;33(4):980-987.

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