Robert K. Fulbright MD

Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology; Medical Director, Magnetic Resonance Research Center; Senior Scientist, Haskins Laboratories, New Haven, CT

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Cancer Center, Yale: Brain Tumor Center

Diagnostic Radiology: Bioimaging Sciences: Magnetic Resonance Research Center | Neuroradiology

Connecticut Study of Epilepsy

Stress & Addiction Clinical Research Program

Research Interests

Neuroradiology; Image processing; MR spectroscopy; Diffusion tensor MR imaging; Perfusion MR imaging; Functional MR imaging; Brain tumors; Reading and reading disability

Clinical Interests

Neuroradiology; image processing; diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI); perfusion MRI; magnetic resonance spectroscopy


  • M.D., Baylor College of Medicine , 1984

Selected Publication

  • Pugh KR, Frost SJ, Rothman DL, Mason GF, Del Tufo SN, Molfese PL, Mencl WE, Gigorenko EL, Landi N, Preston JL, Jacobsen L, Hoeft F, Seidenberg MS, Fulbright RK. Glutamate and choline levels predict individual differences in reading ability in emergent readers. J. Neurosci 2014; 34 (11. March): 4082-4089. DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3907-13.2014
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