Christian Beaulieu


University of Alberta


[email protected]

Research Keywords

magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), MRI technical development of RF coils and pulse programming, diffusion MRI, sodium MRI, MRI applications to stroke, epilepsy, neurodevelopment, aging, fetal alcohol syndrome disorders, etc.

Additional Information

Lab Methodologies
  • Brain MRI
  • DTI
  • Sodium MRI
  • ExploreDTI
  • FSL
  • Freesurfer
  • DTItk
  • Network analysis


  • 3T Siemens Prisma MRI
  • 4.7T Varian MRI


Most Cited Publications

Beaulieu C, Yip E, Low PB, M├Ądler B, Lebel CA, Siegel L, Mackay AL, Laule C, "Myelin Water Imaging Demonstrates Lower Brain Myelination in Children and Adolescents With Poor Reading Ability." Frontiers in human neuroscience 14, (2020): 568395
Lebel CA, Gibbard WB, Tortorelli C, Pei J, Beaulieu C, Bagshawe M, McMorris CA, "Prenatal Exposure And Child brain and mental Health (PEACH) study: protocol for a cohort study of children and youth with prenatal alcohol exposure." BMJ open 11,5 (2021 May 11): e051660
Bharti K, Khan M, Beaulieu C, Graham SJ, Briemberg H, Frayne R, Genge A, Korngut L, Zinman L, Kalra S, Canadian ALS Neuroimaging Consortium, "Involvement of the dentate nucleus in the pathophysiology of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A multi-center and multi-modal neuroimaging study." NeuroImage. Clinical 28, (2020): 102385