Hoby Hetherington


Contact Information

Hoby Hetherington, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Neurosurgery

    PO Box 208082

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8082

    United States


Dr Hoby P. Hetherington is a Professor in the Departments of Neurosurgery and Diagnostic Radiology. Dr Hetherington is recognized for his work in high field magnetic resonance spectroscopy and spectroscopic imaging. Dr Hetherington's funded research involves the development and application of high field magnetic resonance spectroscopy to evaluate metabolic and neurotransmitter changes in epilepsy patients. He is currently a member of the editorial board of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Dr. Hetherington is a chartered member of the NIH Diagnostic Imaging study section review committee and has been an invited speaker as well as presenter to various national and international conferences.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Yale University (1988)
  • MSc
    Yale University (1984)
  • BA
    University of California at Berkeley (1982)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Veterans Administration Medical Center, San Francisco CA

Professional Service

American Epilepsy SocietyNeuroimaging Special Interest Group, American Epilepsy Society2007 - 2008
NIHMEDI Study Section2007 - 2010
Magnetic Resonance in MedicineBoard Member2001 - Present

Departments & Organizations