Facility

Neuroscience Building

Neuroimaging Facility October, 2013Neuroimaging facility October, 2013

The 1200 square foot MRI facility is housed on the first floor of the three-floor, 37,700 square foot Neuroscience building adjacent to the Cox Science Building on the University of Miami Coral Gables Campus. The facility encompasses a MR scanner suite with associated reception and waiting areas, dressing rooms and a MR simulator/mock scanner suite. The remaining 11,000 square feet on the first floor of the building includes shared space including a large conference/multipurpose room, kitchen, restrooms, behavioral testing rooms, a central server room, a phlebotomy room, and an assay lab.

Neuroimaging Suite

NIS FacilitiesGE® Discovery MR750 3.0T MR scanner

The Neuroimaging Suite has a state-of-the-art GE®Discovery MR750 3.0T MR scanner and 32-channel head coil capable of performing structural and functional scans in human subjects. The MR suite is equipped to deliver visual, auditory, and tactile stimuli. In addition, behavioral and physiological responses and eye movements can be recorded.

Equipment