Contact Information

Office Address 
Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences 
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 
Park 367B 
600 N. Wolfe Street 
Baltimore, MD 21287 

Phone: 410-955-1740 
Email: pbarker@jhmi.edu 

Curriculum Vitae

  • Current Appointments
    • Professor, Department of Radiology, Division of Neuroradiology 
      2002 - Present 
      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    • Professor, Department of Oncology 
      2005 - Present 
      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    • Research Scientist 
      1998 - Present 
      Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD
  • Awards and Achievements
    • Trustee 2015, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
    • Editorial Board 2015, Journal of Neuroimaging
    • Scientific Program Committee 2013, RSNA
    • Fellow 2011, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
    • Outstanding Teacher Award 2011, ISMRM
    • Special Consultant to the Editor (Physics) 2009, AJNR
    • Outstanding Teacher Award 2007, ISMRM / ESMRMB
    • Established Investigator Award 1996, American Heart Association
    • Editors Recognition Award for Distinction in Reviewing 1995, Radiology
    • Boswell Research Fellowship 1986, California Institute of Technology
    • Research Studentship, UK Science and Engineering Research Council 1983 - 1986
    • Canadian Rhodes Scholars Foundation Scholarship 1982 - 1983, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    • Greville-Smith Prize in Chemistry 
      1982, Oxford University, United Kingdom
  • Education and Training
    • Post-doctoral Fellow, In Vivo MR Spectroscopy 
      1986 - 1988 
      Huntington Medical Research Institutes and California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
    • DPhil, Physical Chemistry 
      1983 - 1986 
      Oxford University, United Kingdom 
      Advisor: Professor Ray Freeman 
      Thesis: "New Techniques in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance"
    • BA, Chemistry, First Class Honours 
      1978 - 1982 
      Oxford University, United Kingdom
  • Professional Experience
    • Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, Division of Neuroradiology 
      1997 - 2002 
      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    • Adjunct Associate Professor, Medical Physics 
      1995 - 1997 
      Oakland University, Rochester, MI
    • Senior Bioscientific Staff, Department of Radiology 
      1994 - 1997 
      Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
    • Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, Division of NMR Research 
      1989 - 1994 
      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    • Visiting Associate, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering 
      1988 - 1989 
      California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
    • Research Scientist 
      1988 - 1989 
      Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI), Pasadena, CA
  • Administrative Responsibilities, Johns Hopkins / Kennedy Krieger Institute
    • Johns Hopkins Faculty Senate 
      2015-2017
    • Chairman, Protocol Review Committee, F.M Kirby Center for Functional Brain Imaging 
      2012- Present, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD
    • Protocol Review Committee, F.M Kirby Center for Functional Brain Imaging 
      1999-2011, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD
    • PAC Committee, Clinical Specialized Program in Neuroscience 
      2008 - Present, Honolulu, HI
    • Johns Hopkins Medical School Council 
      2008 - 2012, Baltimore, MD
    • Institution Review Board III 
      2007 - Present, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    • Radiology Departmental Promotions Committee 
      2002 - Present, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD
    • Protocol Review Committee, F.M. Kirby Research Center for Functional Brain Imaging 
      1999 - Present, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD
  • Affiliations
    • Grant Review / Study Sections 
      NIH ZRG1 DTCS-A, Clinical and Translational Imaging Applications: January 2016 
      NIH ZMH1 ERB C09, Obama BRAIN Initiative: June 2015 
      NIH ZRG1 DTCS-A, Clinical and Translational Imaging Applications: June 2015 
      Wellcome Trust: September 2015 
      UK MRC, March: June 2015 
      Editorial Board, Journal of Neuroimaging (JON): 2015- 
      NIMH (ZMH1 ERB-D): February 2015 
      NIMH, Board of Scientific Counselors, Ad hoc reviewer: October 2014 
      NIH (ZMH1 ERB C09, Obama BRAIN Initiative): June 2014 
      UK MS Society: May 2014 
      NIH (ZRG1 DTCS-A): May 2014, September 2014 
      NIH (ZRG1-SBIB-D): March 2014 
      NIH (ZRG1-SBIB-Z): June 2013 
      NC3Rs, UK: 2013 
      Cancer Research UK: 2013 
      NIH (MEDI), Charter Member: 2008 - 2012 
      ASNR Research Committee Member: 2006 - 2008 
      NIH (MEDI): 2007 
      American Heart Association, Brain 1 Study Section: 2007 - Present 
      Swiss National Science Foundation: 2006 
      NINDS (NIH), NSD-C: 2005 
      SBMI-F (NIH): 2005 
      NINDS (NIH), NSD-C: 2004 
      The Wellcome Trust, United Kingdom: 2003 
      Canadian Institute of Health Research: 2002 
      The PPP Foundation, London, United Kingdom: 2002 
      Special Study Section (ZRG1), NIH: 2002 
      US Army Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP): 2000 
      Dutch Cancer Society: 2000 
      Scientific Review Branch Special Emphasis Panel, NINDS, NIH: 1999 
      US Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Research Service: 1997, 1998 
      NSPB Review Committee, NINDS, NIH: 1996, 1997
    • Journal / Abstract Reviewer 
      American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR) 
      American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) 
      Analytical Biochemistry 
      Annals of Neurology 
      Behavioural Neuroscience 
      Biological Psychiatry 
      Brain 
      Cancer Research 
      Cephalalgia 
      Clinical Cancer Research 
      European Journal of Neurology 
      IEEE Medical Imaging Conference 
      ILAR 
      International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 
      Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 
      Journal of Magnetic Resonance 
      Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
      Journal of Neuroimaging 
      Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 
      Journal of Neurological Sciences 
      Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease 
      MAGMA 
      Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
      Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 
      Medical Physics 
      Nature Medicine 
      Neurology 
      NMR in Biomedicine 
      Radiology 
      RSNA 
      Science Translational Medicine 
      Schizophrenia Bulletin 
      Stroke
    • Society Memberships 
      International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) 
      Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 
      American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR): Executive Committee (2008-2009), Research Committee (2006-2010), Electronic Education and Internet Committee (2008-2011), Chair, Research Scientist Committee (2009-2011) 
      Eastern Neuroradiology Society (ENRS) 
      The Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Association 
      The American Heart Association, Stroke Council 
      United Leukodystrophy Foundation

Publications

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