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S. Andrea Wijtenburg, PhD

Academic Title:

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



MPRC, Neuroimaging Research Program, Tawes Building

Education and Training

The Catholic University of America, B.E.E.

University of Virginia, Ph.D.

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Post-doctoral Training

Research/Clinical Keywords

magnetic resonance spectroscopy, schizophrenia, aging, glutamate

Highlighted Publications

Wijtenburg SA, Wright SN, Korenic SA, Gaston FE, Ndubuizu N, Chiappelli J,  McMahon RP, Chen H, Savransky A, Du X, Wang DJ, Kochunov P, Hong LE, Rowland LM. Altered Glutamate and Regional Cerebral Blood Flow Levels in Schizophrenia: A 1H-MRS and pCASL study. Neuropsychopharmacology 2017. 42:562-571.

Wijtenburg SA, Yang S, Fischer BA, Rowland LM. In Vivo Assessment of Neurotransmitters and Modulators with Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Application to Schizophrenia. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2015. 51:276-95.

Wijtenburg SA, Gaston F, Spieker EA, Korenic SA, Kochunov P, Hong LE, Rowland LM. Reproducibility of Phase Rotation STEAM at 3T: Focus on Glutathione. Magn Reson Med 2013; doi: 10.1002/mrm.24959.