Robert Bartha

Robert BarthaRobert

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Biophysics, Western University
Bank of Montreal Chair in Neuroimaging
Contact Information:
• Phone: (519) 663-5777 x24039
• Fax: (519) 931-5224
• Email: rbartha at robarts dot ca
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Profile & Research Interests

Robert Bartha is the Bank of Montreal Chair in Neuroimaging and an Associate Professor of Medical Biophysics and a Robarts Scientist. His expertise includes high and ultra-high field MRI and MRS methods development in patient populations and in animal models, working at 4T since 1996, 7T since 1999 and 9.4T since 2005. He has an extensive background in short-echo time MR spectroscopy acquisition and quantification and volumetric imaging acquisition and analysis. He has joint publications and grants with various team members in the areas of Alzheimer’s disease, MCI, Dementia and Epilepsy.


  • PhD in Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, 1998
  • BSc in Physics, University of Waterloo, 1993

Recent Publications


  • Premier’s Research Excellence Award, 2003
  • Ivy-BMO Financial Groups Brain Disorders Imaging Award, 2007-2011

Grants Held

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