Dr. Phillips, a member of the Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology, since 2002, has lectured nationally and internationally on radiology-related topics. As a member of the Imaging Institute, he serves as the Head of the Section of Imaging Sciences. His clinical efforts in neuroradiology have focused on functional neuroimaging and he developed the functional MRI and DTI protocols that are used clinically for pre-surgical planning for both tumor and epilepsy surgery. Dr. Phillips earned his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He also trained in Diagnostic Radiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital and, subsequently, completed a fellowship in Neuroradiology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center.