Myriam Chaumeil, PhD

Associate Professor, UCSF

UCSF Profile


  • BS, Biology, University of Bordeaux I, France
  • MS, Biomedical Physics, University of Paris XI-Orsay, France
  • Engineer Diploma, Physics, Ecole Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de Paris, France
  • PhD, Medical Physics, University of Paris XI-Orsay, France
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco

Clinical & Research Interests

  • Metabolism
  • Metabolic Imaging
  • MR spectroscopy (MRS, 31P, 1H, 13C)
  • Hyperpolarized 13C
  • Dissolution dynamic nuclear polarization (DNP)
  • Neurological disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Huntington's disease
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Brain tumors
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Aging
  • MR biomarkers
  • Preclinical models
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Clinical translation