Research Focus

Dr. Hattangadi-Gluth's research focuses on the use of advanced imaging techniques in radiation planning and measuring response to radiation in brain tissue. She is the principal investigator of several investigator-initiated clinical trials, including a longitudinal study of advanced diffusion imaging and serial neurocognitive testing to measure radiation-induced injury in brain tumor patients. She holds extensive grant funding, including a KL2/NIH career development award. Dr. Hattangadi-Gluth also does research in health outcomes and health policy and has published extensively in these areas.


‚ÄčJona Hattangadi-Gluth MD

Dr. Jona Hattangadi-GluthDr. Hattangadi-Gluth is an Associate Professor and Chief of the Central Nervous System (CNS) Tumor Service in Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences at UC San Diego. She is a national expert in the treatment of brain tumors, serving on the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) panel for CNS tumors.