Mariam Aboian, MD, PhD

Clinical Fellow


Fellowship, 6/2018 - Neuroradiology, University of California San Francisco
Residency, 6/2016 - Diagnostic Radiology, University of California San Francisco
Internship, 6/2011 - Internal Medicine Internship, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
MD/PhD, 6/2010 - Cell Biology, Genetics, Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Honors and Awards

ASNR Trainee Research Award in Neuroradiology, ASNR, 2017
RSNA Certificate of Merit Award for Educational Exhibit, RSNA, 2017
NIH Biomedical Imaging for Clinician Scientist Training Grant (T32), University of California San Francisco, 2016
RSNA Travel Award for Scientific Presentation, RSNA, 2016
Research Seed Grant - Molecular Imaging of Brain Tumors, University of California San Francisco, 2016
ACR-AUR Research Scholar Award, ACR-AUR, 2016
Research Seed Grant - ChemoFilter, University of California San Francisco, 2014
Excellence in Teaching Award, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical School, 2011
Research grant in Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 2009
American Academy of Neurology Travel Award, Mayo Clinic, 2009
Mayo Clinic Graduate School Travel Award, Mayo Clinic, 2007
Senior 25, Lake Forest College, 2000
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Lake Forest College, 2000
Honors in Biology Major, Lake Forest College, 2000
Phi Beta Kappa Senior Thesis Award, Lake Forest College, 2000
Honors in Chemistry Major, Lake Forest College, 2000
Magna Cum Laude, Lake Forest College, 2000
NIH-Colgate Research Fellowship, National Institutes of Health, 1999
Sigma Xi Honor Society Member, Sigma Xi Honor Society, 1998


Mamlouk MD, Aboian MS, Glastonbury CM. Case 245: Erdheim-Chester Disease. Radiology. 2017 Sep; 284(3):910-917.
Mamlouk MD, Aboian MS, Glastonbury CM. Case 245. Radiology. 2017 May; 283(2):609-612.
Aboian MS, Solomon DA, Felton E, Mabray MC, Villanueva-Meyer JE, Mueller S, Cha S . Imaging characteristics of pediatric diffuse midline gliomas with histone H3 K27M mutation. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2017; 4(38):795-800.
Kline CN, Packer RJ, Hwang E, Raleigh DR, Braunstein S, Raffel C, Bandopadhayay P, Solomon DA, Aboian MS, Cha S, Mueller S . Case Based Review: Medulloblastoma. Neuro-Oncology. 2017; 3(4):138-150.
Aboian MS, Yu JF, Gautam A, Sze CH, Yang JK, Chan J, Lillaney PV, Jordan CD, Oh HJ, Wilson DM, Patel AS, Wilson MW, Hetts SW. In vitro clearance of doxorubicin with a DNA-based filtration device designed for intravascular use with intra-arterial chemotherapy. Biomed Microdevices. 2016 Dec; 18(6):98.
Kline CN, Joseph NM, Grenert JP, van Ziffle J, Talevich E, Onodera C, Aboian M, Cha S, Raleigh DR, Braunstein S, Torkildson J, Samuel D, Bloomer M, Campomanes AA, Banerjee A, Butowski N, Raffel C, Tihan T, Bollen AW, Phillips JJ, Korn M, Yeh I, Bastian BC, Gupta N Mueller S, Perry A, Nicolaides T, Solomon DA. Targeted next-generation sequencing of pediatric neuro-oncology patients improves diagnosis, identifies pathogenic germline mutations, and directs targeted therapy. Neuro-Oncology. 2016; 5(19):699-709.
MacDonald C, Payne JA, Aboian M, Smith W, Katzmann DJ, Piper RC. A family of tetraspans organizes cargo for sorting into multivesicular bodies. Dev Cell. 2015 May 04; 33(3):328-42.
Aboian MS, Wong-Kisiel LC, Rank M, Wetjen NM, Wirrell EC, Witte RJ. SISCOM in children with tuberous sclerosis complex-related epilepsy. Pediatr Neurol. 2011 Aug; 45(2):83-8.
Aboian MS, Daniels DJ, Rammos SK, Pozzati E, Lanzino G. The putative role of the venous system in the genesis of vascular malformations. Neurosurg Focus. 2009 Nov; 27(5):E9.
Aboian MS, Junna MR, Krecke KN, Wirrell EC. Mesial temporal sclerosis after posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome. Pediatr Neurol. 2009 Sep; 41(3):226-8.
Oestreich AJ, Aboian M, Lee J, Azmi I, Payne J, Issaka R, Davies BA, Katzmann DJ. Characterization of multiple multivesicular body sorting determinants within Sna3: a role for the ubiquitin ligase Rsp5. Mol Biol Cell. 2007 Feb; 18(2):707-20.
McGuire JM, Gana JA, Petcherskaia M*, Kirk KE *Petcherskaia is maiden name for Aboian MS. Protein binding to expanded telomere repeats in Tetrahymena thermophila. J Eukaryotic Microbiology. 2003; 5(50):341-348.
Aboian MS, Kline CN, Li Y, Solomon DA, Felton E, Banerjee A, Braunstein S, Mueller S, Dillon WP, Cha S . Early detection of recurrent medulloblastoma: the critical role of diffusion weighted imaging. Neuro-Oncology Practice, in press.