Learn about requirements and procedures for using our research resources
Research Study Procedures
Learn more about the steps involved for conducting a research study at the SFMRC.
Request a New Study
New study proposals are submitted and placed Under Review. All requests for access to Seaman Family Centre resources are vetted via our Scientific Review Committee.
Study Kickoff and Approval
At the Kick Off Meeting, we will review the process of booking your subjects and address any special circumstance or concerns. Once any remaining issues are resolved, then your study will become Active and you will be able to book subjects.
Modify a Study
Studies requiring changes to their protocol should be discussed with the Seaman Family Centre staff.
Execute an Approved Study
The 3 T MR scanner is typically available on weekdays during normal business operating hours to conduct research MRI scans. See details about operating hours and booking procedures.
Finish a Study
See the procedures for Finishing a study, including possible study extension beyond original ethics approval.
Close a Study
Learn about the procedure for Closing a study and archiving image data.