Time to 01:00 pm Add to Calendar 2014-12-18 10:00:00 2014-12-18 13:00:00 A conceptual overview of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Bennett Pierce Living Center, 110 Henderson Building Population Research Institute America/New_York public
Location Bennett Pierce Living Center, 110 Henderson Building

Speaker: Michele Diaz, Ph.D., Director of Human Imaging, SLEIC and Associate Professor of Psychology at Penn State
When: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Where: Bennett Pierce Living Center, 110 Henderson Building

The workshop is intended for faculty, post-docs, and graduate students who may have an interest in using MRI as an experimental tool. The three-hour workshop will provide a conceptual overview of this neuroimaging method and will cover basic concepts such as:

  • an overview of available facilities at SLEIC
  • a conceptual introduction to MRI
  • basic experimental design considerations for imaging studies
  • a conceptual overview of data processing and analysis
  • resources to enable you or your trainees to learn more
  • lunch!

This free workshop is sponsored by the Social Science Research Institute (SSRI) and open to all Ph.D.-level scientists and their grad students at Penn State. Registration is required and places are limited. To register or if you have questions, email Brittany Frost (bcf132@psu.edu). Please register no later than December 8, 2014.