Robert J. Ogg, Ph.D.

Robert J. Ogg, Ph.D.

Associate Member
Radiological Sciences
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Affiliated Associate Professor
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Radiological Sciences
MS 220, Room I-3106
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105-3678
Phone: (901) 595-2502
Fax: (901) 595-3981
Email: Robert J. Ogg


  • Ph.D. Institution: University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Research Interests

  • Biomedical NMR Imaging and Spectroscopy
  • Functional Neuroimaging
  • Brain Function in Survivors of Catastrophic Diseases of Childhood
  • Diagnostic Imaging in Pediatric Oncology

Representative Publications

  • Kesler SR, Ogg R, Reddick WE, Phillips N, Scoggins M, Glass JO, Cheung YT, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Krull KR. Brain Network Connectivity and Executive Function in Long-Term Survivors of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Brain Connect. 2018 Aug;8(6):333-342. doi: 10.1089/brain.2017.0574. PubMed PMID: 29936880; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6103246.
  • Pajtler KW, Wen J, Sill M, Lin T, Orisme W, Tang B, Hübner JM, Ramaswamy V, Jia S, Dalton JD, Haupfear K, Rogers HA, Punchihewa C, Lee R, Easton J, Wu G, Ritzmann TA, Chapman R, Chavez L, Boop FA, Klimo P, Sabin ND, Ogg R, Mack SC, Freibaum BD, Kim HJ, Witt H, Jones DTW, Vo B, Gajjar A, Pounds S, Onar-Thomas A, Roussel MF, Zhang J, Taylor JP, Merchant TE, Grundy R, Tatevossian RG, Taylor MD, Pfister SM, Korshunov A, Kool M, Ellison DW. Molecular heterogeneity and CXorf67 alterations in posterior fossa group A (PFA) ependymomas. Acta Neuropathol. 2018 Aug;136(2):211-226. doi: 10.1007/s00401-018-1877-0. Epub 2018 Jun 16. PubMed PMID: 29909548; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6105278.
  • Fellah S, Cheung YT, Scoggins MA, Zou P, Sabin ND, Pui CH, Robison LL, Hudson MM, Ogg RJ, Krull KR. Brain Activity Associated With Attention Deficits Following Chemotherapy for Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 May 21. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy089. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29790971.
  • Walker B, Conklin HM, Anghelescu DL, Hall LP, Reddick WE, Ogg R, Jacola LM. Parent perspectives and preferences for strategies regarding nonsedated MRI scans in a pediatric oncology population. Support Care Cancer. 2018 Jun;26(6):1815-1824. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-4009-9. Epub 2017 Dec 19. PubMed PMID: 29260390; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5940333.
  • Fournier-Goodnight AS, Ashford JM, Clark KN, Martin-Elbahesh K, Hardy KK, Merchant TE, Jeha S, Ogg RJ, Zhang H, Wang L, Conklin HM. Disseminability of computerized cognitive training: Performance across coaches. Appl Neuropsychol Child. 2017 Nov 21:1-10. doi: 10.1080/21622965.2017.1394853. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29161113; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5962364.
  • Fletcher ML, Ogg MC, Lu L, Ogg RJ, Boughter JD Jr. Overlapping Representation of Primary Tastes in a Defined Region of the Gustatory Cortex. J Neurosci. 2017 Aug 9;37(32):7595-7605. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0649-17.2017. Epub 2017 Jul 3. PubMed PMID: 28674169; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5551059.

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