Liang Wang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology

Liang Wang, MD, PhD, is an assistant professor of radiology in the neuroradiology section of Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR) at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. His research focuses on using resting-state fMRI to study changes in brain connectivity in early Alzheimer’s disease. Wang earned his medical and doctoral degrees in imaging and nuclear medicine from Capital Medical University in Beijing, where he also earned a master of science degree in imaging and nuclear medicine. He completed a neuroradiology fellowship and a nuclear medicine residency at MIR, a one-year research fellowship at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and a three-year research fellowship at Harvard Medical School.

Clinical Interests

White matter disease, skull base anatomy and pathology

Research Interests

Neuroimaging of aging and Alzheimer's disease

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Education History

Fellowship

Research Fellowship, Neuroradiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis; Research Fellowship, Neuroimaging, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis; Research Fellowship, Neuroimaging, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Research Fellowship, Neuroimaging, Mount Sinai Health System

Residency

Nuclear Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Medical Degree

Capital Medical University

Doctorate

Capital Medical University

Graduate

Capital Medical University

Undergraduate

Tianjin Medical University

Associations

European Society of Radiology
Organization for Human Brain Mapping
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Neuroscience

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