Hoby Hetherington, PhD

Departments & Organizations

Radiobiology & Radiotherapy


Dr Hoby P. Hetherington is a Professor in the Departments of Neurosurgery and Diagnostic Radiology. Dr Hetherington is recognized for his work in high field magnetic resonance spectroscopy and spectroscopic imaging. Dr Hetherington's funded research involves the development and application of high field magnetic resonance spectroscopy to evaluate metabolic and neurotransmitter changes in epilepsy patients. He is currently a member of the editorial board of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Dr. Hetherington is a chartered member of the NIH Diagnostic Imaging study section review committee and has been an invited speaker as well as presenter to various national and international conferences.

Education & Training

PhD Yale University (1988)
MSc Yale University (1984)
BA University of California at Berkeley (1982)
Postdoctoral Fellow Veterans Administration Medical Center, San Francisco CA

Professional Service

  • Neuroimaging Special Interest Group, American Epilepsy Society American Epilepsy Society (2007 - 2008)

  • MEDI Study Section NIH (2007 - 2010)

  • Editorial Board Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (2001)

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Hoby Hetherington, PhD
Mailing Address
NeurosurgeryPO Box 208082
New Haven, CT 06520-8082