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CFRI and UBC receive $4.9 million from Canada Foundation for Innovation for new Child & Family Research Imaging Facility

June 18, 2009
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The funding will support a new 3-Tesla MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scanner and an imaging analysis and neuro-informatics lab with high tech computing and software systems. The new MRI will be located near the existing 1.5-Tesla MRI clinical scanner and the neonatal and pediatric intensive care units at BC Children’s Hospital, an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). Dr. Steven Miller is the facility's principal investigator. [more...]

[UBC news release]