What We Offer

NIS FacilitiesGE® Discovery MR750 3.0T MR scanner

What the MRI facility does:

  • Generates the rules and regulations and standard operating procedures and maintains compliance of these procedures.
  • Maintains safety of research subjects and research teams.
  • Provides time on the scanner and/or mock scanner.
  • Provides access to a physicist and MRI technologist.
  • Provides access to an assistant scientist to determine project needs.
  • Provides safety training for research staff.
  • Provides the equipment to present stimuli, record behavioral responses, measure psychophysiology and eye-tracking.
  • Provides a brief equipment orientation.
  • Provides a DVD of the images acquired.

 

What the Investigator does:

  • Secures IRB approval.
  • Adheres to the rules and regulations and standard operating procedures of the MRI facility.
  • Maintains safety of research subjects and research teams.
  • Generates the hypotheses to be tested.
  • Provides safety-trained research staff to conduct the experiments at the MRI facility.
  • Programs the experiment.
  • Uses the equipment properly.
  • Recruits research participants.
  • Schedules time on the scanner and indicates needs at the time of scheduling.
  • Analyzes the data.
  • Provides funds for the scans in a timely manner.