Dr. Matt Erickson
Dr. Matthew G. Erickson is a physician and research scientist. He received his PhD from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, followed by an MD from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. He trained in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics in Madison, Wisconsin. He currently works in the emergency room of the Lake City VAMC in Florida. He is affiliated with the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory in Gainesville, Florida. He recently perfected the design of a dual nuclear coil in which all elements are simultaneously resonant on both nuclei with high efficiency. This coil may find wide application in hyperpolarized carbon13 MR metabolic imaging and spectroscopy. Dr. Erickson’s research interests tend to follow biophysical lines.