Meng Law

Professor of Radiology, Neurology, Neurological Surgery (Keck School of Medicine) and Biomedical Engineering (Viterbi School of Engineering) Director of Neuroradiology, Director of Neuroradiology Fellowship Program Director of Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Core
Meng Law, MBBS, FRACR

Areas of treatment:

Alzheimer's Disease
Traumatic Brain Injury
Concussion
Brain Tumors
Multiple Sclerosis
Acute Ischemic Stroke
Epilepsy
Spinal Disorders
Neurovascular Imaging
AVMs/Aneurysms
Advanced Neuroimaging
Brain Mapping
Permeability/Perfusion
MR Spectroscopy
Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Molecular Imaging Pain Management related to Spine
Biopsy
Cerebral Angiography
Myelograms

Specialties:

  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Radiology

Department:

  • Department of Radiology

Language:

  • English
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Meng Law, MBBS, FRACR

Professor of Radiology, Neurology, Neurological Surgery (Keck School of Medicine) and Biomedical Engineering (Viterbi School of Engineering)
Director of Neuroradiology, Director of Neuroradiology Fellowship Program
Director of Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Core

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Law is the Director of Neuroradiology and Program Director of the Neuroradiology Fellowship Program. He is also the Director of the Neuroimaging Core for the USC Alzheimer Disease Research Center. He has had NIH funding study MRI in brain tumors, traumatic brain injury and Alzheimer’s disease. He has chaired the Research American Society of Spine Radiology. Dr. Law has been actively involved in numerous societies including the RSNA, ISMRM, ARRS, ASNR, ASSR, ASFNR and the ENRS. He has served as the President of the ASSR, ASFNR and ENRS. Besides reviewing for more than 20 peer reviewed journals, he is also a frequent grant reviewer for the National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute, the American Cancer Society, Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation, the Wellcome Trust, the NHMRC (Medical Research Council) and the Department of Health NHS (UK). He has authored or co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications and 30 book chapters/books. He is an avid teacher and has given more than 500 lectures and presentations. He has received a number of awards and was recently presented with the Distinguished Investigator Award from the Academy of Radiology Research, the Award for Excellence by the Society of Neuro-oncology (SNO) and the Outstanding Teacher Award at the ISMRM.

Education:

MD, University of Melbourne, 1991

Internships:

Royal Melbourne Hospital, Surgery, 1992

Residencies:

Royal Melbourne Hospital, Surgery, 1993-1994
St. Vincent's Hospital, Radiology, 1995-1998

Fellowships:

New York University Medical Center, Neuroradiology, 2000-2001

Certifications:

American Board of Radiology: Diagnostic Radiology

Professional society memberships:

President: American Society of Spine Radiology, 2013
President: American Society of Functional Neuroradiology, 2013
Society of Neuro-oncology (SNO)
American Roentgen Ray Society
American Society of Neuroradiology - Senior Member
American Society of Functional Neuroradiology - Charter member and President
American Society of Spine Radiology - Senior President
President, Eastern Neuroradiological Society
New York Roentgen Ray Society
Radiologic Society North America
International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
American College of Radiology
American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology
AMA (American Medical Association)
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologist
IRSA (Interventional Radiology Society of Australia)
Founder, JRS Junior Radiologists Society (Melb)
Founder, World Federation of Neuroradiological Societies (WFNRS)

Awards:

The Academy of Radiology Research Distinguished Investigator Award, 2014
The Leading Physicians of the World, 2014
Dr. Law was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in 2011, 2012, 2013.
Outstanding Teacher Award (ISMRM), 2008
Norman Leeds Awards for Paper (ENRS), 2007
Society of Neurooncology (SNO), 2006
Award for Excellence in Clinical Science, 2006
Stephan Kieffer Best Presentation Award (ENRS), 2004
Outstanding Presentation Award (ASNR), 2003
Fellow Research Prize (RSNA), 2000