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Alan H. Stolpen, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology - Division of Body Imaging

Contact Information

Primary Office
0453-C JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242


MD, Medicine, Program in Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PhD, Pharmacology, Harvard University
Resident, Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellow, Body MRI, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellow, Research Fellowship, Metabolic Magnetic Resonance Research and Computing Center, University of Pennsylvania

Licensure and Certifications

Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology
Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners

Research Summary

  1. Automated segmentation of 4D cardiovascular MRI data
  2. Cine MRI vs. echocardiography for measurement of the dilated aortic root
  3. Strategies to promote appropriate CT utilization
  4. Cartilage injury in post-traumatic osteoarthritis as assessed by 3T MRI
  5. Metal cluster compounds as high sensitivity MR and CT contrast agents
  6. Ultrahigh field (4-10T) Body MR