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

  • 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. 2017 Dec 19. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-4009-9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29260390.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Glass JO, Ogg RJ, Hyun JW, Harreld JH, Schreiber JE, Palmer SL, Li Y, Gajjar AJ, Reddick WE. Disrupted development and integrity of frontal white matter in patients treated for pediatric medulloblastoma. Neuro Oncol. 2017 Oct 1;19(10):1408-1418. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nox062. PubMed PMID: 28541578; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5596166.
  • Kawauchi D, Ogg RJ, Liu L, Shih DJH, Finkelstein D, Murphy BL, Rehg JE, Korshunov A, Calabrese C, Zindy F, Phoenix T, Kawaguchi Y, Gronych J, Gilbertson RJ, Lichter P, Gajjar A, Kool M, Northcott PA, Pfister SM, Roussel MF. Novel MYC-driven medulloblastoma models from multiple embryonic cerebellar cells. Oncogene. 2017 Sep 14;36(37):5231-5242. doi: 10.1038/onc.2017.110. Epub 2017 May 15. PubMed PMID: 28504719; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5605674.
  • Conklin HM, Ashford JM, Clark KN, Martin-Elbahesh K, Hardy KK, Merchant TE, Ogg RJ, Jeha S, Huang L, Zhang H. Long-Term Efficacy of Computerized Cognitive Training Among Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Single-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. J Pediatr Psychol. 2017 Mar 1;42(2):220-231. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsw057. PubMed PMID: 27342301; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5896595.

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