Chris Duszynski


University of Calgary




[email protected]

Research Keywords

fMRI, fNIRS, concussion, signal processing, cerebral hemodynamics

Additional Information

Lab Methodologies
  • fNIRS coherence, advanced MRI sequences
  • pO2 implanted probes (mouse/rat)
  • combined pO2/NIRS/MRI-ASL for oxygen saturation/Δ oxygenation/perfusion (calculates CMRO2)
  • fd-NIRS
  • fNIRS, 7.4T MRI (animal)
  • cryostat
  • Transcranial Doppler
Biographical Information

Advanced imaging of brain disorders.

Roles and Connections

Primary Role


Looking For

Accepting postdoctoral fellows, Accepting undergraduate students

Most Cited Publications

Hocke LM, Oni IK, Duszynski CC, Corrigan AV, Frederick BD, Dunn JF, "Automated Processing of fNIRS Data-A Visual Guide to the Pitfalls and Consequences." Algorithms 11,5 (2018 May):
Stilling JM, Duszynski CC, Oni I, Paxman E, Dunn JF, Debert CT, "Using Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy to Study the Effect of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Concussion: A Two-Patient Case Study." Frontiers in neurology 10, (2019): 476
Duszynski CC, Avati V, Lapointe AP, Scholkmann F, Dunn JF, Swain MG, "Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Reveals Brain Hypoxia and Cerebrovascular Dysregulation in Primary Biliary Cholangitis." Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) 71,4 (2020 Apr): 1408-1420