Matthew J. Goette, PhD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-7237

Contact Information

Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital
6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Medical Imaging Scientist

Texas Children's Hospital

Assistant Professor, Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Washington University in St. Louis   masters Master of Science Biomedical Engineering 2011
Washington University in St. Louis PhD Doctor of Philosophy 2014


Research Interests:

Dr. Goette is passionate about maintaining the highest level of MR image quality and patient safety in pediatric radiology. He is a co-chair of the MRI Safety Committee and serves as the MRI Safety Officer for Texas Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Goette’s research interests are focused on translating novel MR imaging techniques into the clinic with a variety of applications including body, cardiac, and musculoskeletal imaging.  


Organization Name Role
International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Member
Society for Pediatric Radiology Member
 Radiologic Society of North America Member

Selected Publications

Hu L, Keupp J, Caruthers SD, Goette MJ, Lanza GM, Wickline SA. “Advanced Detection Techniques and Hardware: Simultaneous 19F/1H MRI.” Fluorine Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Ed. Ulrich Flögel and Eric Ahrens. : Pan Stanford Publishing Pte. Ltd., 2016. Singapore. 27-56.

Goette MJ, Lanza GM, Caruthers SD, Wickline SA. Improved Quantitative 19F MR Molecular Imaging With Flip Angle Calibration and B1-Mapping Compensation. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2015 42(2): 488-494. DOI 10.1002/jmri.24812.

Goette MJ, Keupp J, Rahmer J, Lanza GM, Wickline SA, Caruthers SD. Balanced UTE-SSFP for 19F MR Imaging of Complex Spectra. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 2015 74(2): 537-543, 2014. DOI 10.1002/mrm.25437.

Palekar RU, Jallouk AP, Goette MJ, Chen J, Myerson JW, Allen JS, Akk A, Yang L, Tu Y, Miller MJ, Pham CTN, Wickline SA, Pan H. Quantifying Progression and Regression of Thrombotic Risk in Experimental Atherosclerosis. The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology 2015 29(7): 3100-3109. DOI: 10.1096/fj.14-269084.

Chen J, Vemuri C, Palekar RU, Gaut J, Goette MJ, Hu L, Cui G, Zhang H, and Wickline SA. Anti-thrombin nanoparticles improve kidney reperfusion and protect kidney function after ischemia/reperfusion injury. American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology 2015 308(7): F765-F773. DOI: 10.1152/ajprenal.00457.2014.

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