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Getting Started

Follow the steps below to get your research started at the Imaging Core as quickly as possible.

1. Contact Us
We can assist at any point in your study: conceptualization, planning and implementation. We can provide guidance on study design, budget, and IRB or IACUC submissions. Contact us at ccir@case.edu or 216.844.5434.

2. Complete Safety and Instrumentation Training
Any individiual requesting access to the Imaging Research Core must complete a brief general orientation to the facility.

3. Request Facility Access
After completing all applicable safety training, complete the Facility Request Document

4. Schedule Scans and Services via iLabs
You can obtain access to our scheduling system via iLabs (https://cwru.corefacilities.org/service_center/show_external/4138)

5. Study Progress
It is the responsibility of the principal investigator or study coordinator to inform the Imaging Research Core of changes to any of the following:

  • Regulatory status
  • Protocol amendments
  • Billing account number (Speedtype)
  • Study closure

Modality-Specific Training Questions

Title: Contact to Register:
General Orientation  Mondays at 10:30 AM Michael Kavran
MRI Monthly (Monday afternoons) Bernie Erokwu
Optical Imaging (Spectrum, Maestro) Monthly  (First Mondays and Thursdays) Michael Kavran
PET/CT* As needed Michael Kavran

*Please contact CWRU Envrionmental Health & Safety to complete Radiation Safety and X-Ray Safety Training prior to attending PET/CT training in the CCIR.