Joshua Shimony, MD, PhD

Joshua Shimony, MD, PhD


Primary Academic Title

Professor of Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Division of Neuroradiolgoy, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Neuroradiology, brain and spine tumors

Research Interest

Translational application of advanced MRI techniques to improve diagnosis of disease in the brain


  • 1995: MD, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
  • 1988: PhD, physics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville


  • 1988 - 1989: Postdoctoral research assistant, physics, University of Tennessee
  • 1991 - 1995: Postdoctoral research assistant, biomedical research, University of Illinois
  • 1995 - 1999: Resident, radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University, St. Louis
  • 1999 - 2001: Fellow, neuroradiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University

Board Certification

  • 1999: American Board of Radiology
  • 2001: American Board of Radiology, neuroradiology

Selected Research Publications

Resting state network mapping in individuals using deep learning.
  • Luckett PH, Lee JJ, Park KY, [...] Shimony JS
  • Front Neurol 2022
Task-based and Resting State Functional MRI in Children.
  • Maheshwari M, Deshmukh T, Leuthardt EC, Shimony JS
  • Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 2021

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

    1 Children's Place
    St. Louis, MO 63110

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