Charles E. Fipke Integrated NeuroImaging Suite

The Charles E. Fipke Integrated Neuroimaging Suite opened in 2019 as a first-of-its kind imaging facility specifically focused on brain research.

PET-MRI

The General Electric (GE) Healthcare SIGNA™ PET-MRI scanner now housed in the Charles E. Fipke Integrated Neuroimaging Suite is Canada’s only simultaneous PET-MRI machine dedicated solely to brain-related research, and the first GE Healthcare PET-MRI in Canada.

For more information, visit pet.ubc.ca.

MRI

In addition, a new Philips Elition 3T-MRI was installed in the facility. The Philips Elition 3T-MRI is part of a new line of advanced research MRI scanners, the first of its kind in Canada and one of only 10 in the world.

For more information, visit mriresearch.med.ubc.ca.