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Chief, Neuroradiology

Associate Director for Clinical Operations

Medical Director, MRI

Professor, UC Department of Radiology



Board Certified

My Biography & Research


Blaise V. Jones, MD, completed his undergraduate work at Duke University in 1984 and received his MD from Georgetown University in 1988. Dr. Jones completed his Radiology residency and fellowship in Adult Neuroradiology at the University of Cincinnati and a fellowship in Pediatric Neuroradiology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Dr. Jones was an assistant professor of Radiology and Pediatrics and Section Chief of MR imaging at the M.S. Hershey Center of the Penn State University School of Medicine before joining the Pediatric Neuroradiology faculty at Cincinnati Children's in 1999.

A senior member of the American Society of Neuroradiology, Dr. Jones is past president of the American Society for Pediatric Neuroradiology and former chair of the Pediatric Neuroradiology Committee of the Society for Pediatric Radiology. He is an examiner for the American Board of Radiology in Neuroradiology and former Chair of the Neuroradiology Core Exam Committee, and present member of the On-Line Assessment Committee.

Clinical Interests

Brain tumors; vascular disease

Research Interests

  • Brain neoplasms
  • Cerebrovascular disease

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Radiology


Radiology, Epilepsy, Brain Tumor, Interventional Radiology, Radiology

My Education

MD: Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC, 1988.

Residency: University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 1989-1993.

Fellowships: Neuroradiology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 1993-1994; Pediatric Neuroradiology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 1994-1995.

Certification: Maintenance of Certification in Neuroradiology, American Board of Radiology, 2006, 2016; Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology, American Board of Radiology, 1996; Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 1993; Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1989.

My Publications

Single-Cell Transcriptomics in Medulloblastoma Reveals Tumor-Initiating Progenitors and Oncogenic Cascades during Tumorigenesis and Relapse. Zhang, L; He, X; Liu, X; Zhang, F; Huang, LF; Potter, AS; Xu, L; Zhou, W; Zheng, T; Luo, Z; et al. Cancer Cell. 2019; 36:302-318.e7.

Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor: Transformation in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 2. Agresta, L; Salloum, R; Hummel, TR; Ratner, N; Mangano, FT; Fuller, C; McMasters, RL; Pater, L; Jones, BV; Szabo, S; et al. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2019; 66:e27520-e27520.

Medulloblastoma therapy generates risk of a poorly-prognostic H3 wild-type subgroup of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma: a report from the International DIPG Registry. Gits, HC; Anderson, M; Stallard, S; Pratt, D; Zon, B; Howell, C; Kumar-Sinha, C; Vats, P; Kasaian, K; Polan, D; et al. Acta Neuropathologica Communications. 2018; 6.

Clinical, Radiologic, Pathologic, and Molecular Characteristics of Long-Term Survivors of Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG): A Collaborative Report From the International and European Society for Pediatric Oncology DIPG Registries. Hoffman, LM; van Zanten, SE M V; Colditz, N; Baugh, J; Chaney, B; Hoffmann, M; Lane, A; Fuller, C; Miles, L; Hawkins, C; et al. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2018; 36:1963-1972.

Quantitative Synthetic MRI in Children: Normative Intracranial Tissue Segmentation Values during Development. McAllister, A; Leach, J; West, H; Jones, B; Zhang, B; Serai, S. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2017; 38:2364-2372.

Imaging patterns of venous-related brain injury in children. Linscott, LL; Leach, JL; Jones, BV; Abruzzo, TA. Pediatric Radiology: roentgenology, nuclear medicine, ultrasonics, CT, MRI. 2017; 47:1828-1838.

Diffusion tensor imaging study of pediatric patients with congenital hydrocephalus: 1-year postsurgical outcomes. Mangano, FT; Altaye, M; McKinstry, RC; Shimony, JS; Powell, SK; Phillips, JM; Barnard, H; Jr, LD D; Holland, SK; Jones, BV; et al. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2017; 18:306-319.

Contemporary survival endpoints: an International Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Registry study. Cooney, T; Lane, A; Bartels, U; Bouffet, E; Goldman, S; Leary, SE S; Foreman, NK; Packer, RJ; Broniscer, A; Minturn, JE; et al. Neuro-Oncology. 2017; 19:1279-1280.

External validation of the diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma survival prediction model: a collaborative report from the International DIPG Registry and the SIOPE DIPG Registry. van Zanten, SE M V; Lane, A; Heymans, MW; Baugh, J; Chaney, B; Hoffman, LM; Doughman, R; Jansen, MH A; Sanchez, E; Vandertop, WP; et al. Journal of Neuro-Oncology. 2017; 134:231-240.

High Frequency of Neuroimaging Abnormalities Among Pediatric Patients With Sepsis Who Undergo Neuroimaging. Sandquist, MK; Clee, MS; Patel, SK; Howard, KA; Yunger, T; Nagaraj, UD; Jones, BV; Fei, L; Vadivelu, S; Wong, HR. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2017; 18:607-613.