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Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre

Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Studying at Cambridge


This safety Course is mandatory for anyone who wishes to work in the WBIC Imaging Suites and for ALL core WBIC staff.


The course covers some basic MRI physics and how the safety issues are addressed for patients and volunteers in both MRI and PET/MR. Due to the reconfiguration of the main WBIC, this course will also cover some basic Radiation Safety.

The course is organised by Mrs Victoria Lupson and Dr Alison Sleigh

Please contact Monika Lis ( or Victoria Lupson ( via email to register interest.

The course is required before undertaking any imaging in the Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre.


The 2018 course dates are:


Mon 5th February 2018           (10:00 – 12:30)

Mon 19th March 2018             (10:00 – 12:30)

Mon 21st May 2018                (10:00 – 12:30)

Mon 16th July  2018                (10:00 – 12:30)

Mon 17th September 2018      (10:00 – 12:30)

Mon 19th November 2018      (10:00 – 12:30)


All sessions will be held in the Large Seminar Room at the HSB, (5).


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