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Allen W Song

Professor in Radiology
Radiology
Brain Imaging and Analysis Ctr, Box 3918, Durham, NC 27710
40 Duke Medicine Circle, Davison 414, Box 3918, Durham, NC 27710

Selected Grants


Integrated RF/Shim/WiFi Coil Array for High-Resolution Diffusion MRI in the Brain and Spinal Cord

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2024 - 2028

Eastern North Carolina and southern Virginia regIonal Stroke trIal cONsortium (ENVISION)

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2023 - 2028

NCANDA Research Project Site: Duke

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism · 2012 - 2027

Quantifying Individual Differences in Midlife Structural Brain Integrity Associated with Later AD/ADRD Risk

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2015 - 2027

High resolution diffusion imaging of brain connectivity in healthy aging and Alzheimer's disease

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2024 - 2027

Integrated RF/Shim/WiFi Coil Array for High-Resolution Diffusion MRI in the Brain and Spinal Cord

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2024 - 2028

Eastern North Carolina and southern Virginia regIonal Stroke trIal cONsortium (ENVISION)

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2023 - 2028

NCANDA Research Project Site: Duke

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism · 2012 - 2027

Quantifying Individual Differences in Midlife Structural Brain Integrity Associated with Later AD/ADRD Risk

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2015 - 2027

High resolution diffusion imaging of brain connectivity in healthy aging and Alzheimer's disease

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2024 - 2027

Integrated Training in Anesthesiology Research

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1996 - 2026

Integrative modeling and dynamic prediction of Alzheimer's disease

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institute on Aging · 2020 - 2025

Integrated Hyperband-MUSE Acquisition and Orchestra Reconstruction Pipeline

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by GE Healthcare · 2023 - 2025

The Use of Deferiprone to Improve Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Cognitive Outcome: U-DISCO

ResearchInvestigator · Awarded by National Institute on Aging · 2022 - 2025

Neurobiology Training Program

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2019 - 2024

Neurocognitive Impairment Assessment in Symptomatic Carotid Occlusion Recanalized Endovascularly: NIA SCORE

ResearchInvestigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2022 - 2024

Next-generation high-resolution diffusion MRI resolving cortical columns and layers in vivo

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2019 - 2023

Role of cannabis on HIV-related cognitive impairment: a brain connectomics study

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2018 - 2023

MRI data fusion to investigate effects of drug abuse on HIV neurological complications

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2018 - 2023

High Fidelity Diffusion MRI for Children with Cerebral Palsy in Stem Cell Therapy

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2017 - 2023

Neuroimaging of Visual Attention in Aging

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2011 - 2023

CRCNS: Geometry-based Brain Connectome Analysis

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2018 - 2022

A High-Performance 3T MRI for Brain Imaging

EquipmentPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2021 - 2022

Quantitative Susceptibility Mapping of Iron Accumulation in Neurocognitive Aging

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2017 - 2021

High Resolution Intracortical DTI for Early Detection of Alzheimer┬┐s Disease

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by Neuroradiology Education and Reserach Foundation (formerly Foundation of the ASNR) · 2016 - 2020

Integrative modeling and dynamic prediction of Alzheimer's disease

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2019 - 2020

MRI & Data Analysis Services for Durham VAMC - 60 MIN

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center · 2019 - 2020

MRI & Data Analysis Services for Durham VAMC - 90 MIN

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center · 2019 - 2020

Training in Medical Imaging

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2003 - 2020

Integrated RF/shim body coil array for MRI with localized shimming

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2017 - 2020

The Modulatory Role of Reward on Attentional Brain Processes

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2006 - 2019

High-Resolution Diffusion Weighted MRI

Clinical TrialPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by General Electric Company · 2014 - 2019

Integrated Parallel Reception, Excitation, and Bo Shimming

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by GE Healthcare · 2016 - 2018

Basic predoctoral training in neuroscience

Inst. Training Prgm or CMETraining Faculty · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1992 - 2018

Path Toward MRI with Direct Sensitivity to Neuro-Electro-Magnetic Oscillations

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2014 - 2018

Motion-immune neuro and body MRI for challenging patient populations

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2014 - 2018

Imaging of Intrinsic Connectivity Networks

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2011 - 2018

Magnetic resonance imaging with inherent local shimming

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2015 - 2018

MRI & Data Analysis Services for MIRECC

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center · 2015 - 2017

Neural circuits that regulate social motivation

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill · 2013 - 2017

Consequences of prolonged febrile seizures in childhood

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by Albert Einstein College of Medicine · 2013 - 2017

A Compute Cluster for Brain Imaging and Analysis

EquipmentPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2017

Susceptibility MRI as a marker for diagnosis and clinical disability in MS

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2014 - 2017

Research Training In Neuro-Oncology

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1998 - 2016

High-resolution in vivo and non-invasive imaging of myocardial fibers

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2014 - 2016

Pathways From Maltreatment to Substance Abuse

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2010 - 2016

Restricted Repetitive Behavior in Autism

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill · 2011 - 2016

Training in Fundamental &Translational Neuroscience

Inst. Training Prgm or CMETraining Faculty · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2005 - 2016

Direct MRI of Neuroelectric Activity for Animal Neuroimaging

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2011 - 2016

Multidisciplinary Neonatal Training Grant

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2010 - 2015

Imaging Genetic Predictors of Psychotherapy Outcomes in Unipolar Depression

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2012 - 2015

Neuroimaging of Age-Related Changes in Language

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2010 - 2015

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Cortical Neuronal Activity

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2010 - 2015

Studies of Attention Using Combined ERPs and fMRI

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2001 - 2015

Environments as Smoking Cues: Imaging Brain Substrates, Developing New Treatments

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2012 - 2014

Cross-disciplinary Training in Medical Physics

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2007 - 2013

Longitudinal Functional Imaging of Early Childhood Anxiety Disorders

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2008 - 2013

High Resolution Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging at 300-Micron Level

ResearchAdvisor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2006 - 2012

Human Functional Brain Anatomy

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2001 - 2012

Myelin-Specific Diffusion Tensor Imaging for Developmental Neuroimaging

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2009 - 2012

Neural correlates of working memory in children with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome

ResearchMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2010 - 2011

Precision Targeting of fMRI-Guided TMS Using a Robotic Arm System

EquipmentInvestigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2010 - 2011

Research Training In Neuro-Oncology

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2005 - 2010

Multisensory Processing and Attention

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2005 - 2010

K-Space Energy Spectrum Analysis for Echo-Planar Imaging

ResearchAdvisor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2007 - 2010

Direct MRI of Neuroelectric Activity

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2006 - 2010

A Linux Cluster Computational Facility for Neuroimaging Research

EquipmentPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2009 - 2010

High Fidelity fMRI

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2004 - 2010

IPA - Francis Favorini

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Veterans Administration Medical Center · 2007 - 2009

Neuroimaging of Executive Processing

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2005 - 2009

Neuroimaging Attentional Impairment During Abstinence

ResearchConsultant · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2004 - 2009

IPA - Jacquelynn Price

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by Veterans Administration Medical Center · 2006 - 2008

Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Emotional Memory Networks

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2001 - 2007

Improved Image Acquisition for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Science Foundation · 2001 - 2006

Combined PET and ERP Studies of Selective Attention

ResearchCo-Principal Investigator · Awarded by National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) · 1997 - 2000

External Relationships


  • Aurora Neurodevices
  • Desicon Innovations, Inc.
  • Jiangyin Magtron Inc.
  • iKang MRI Center, Inc.

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