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Tuesday03 March 2015








Coming Events in Biomedical Imaging

News from VBIC

University of Melbourne Open to Business Forum - Partnering with Neurosciences

The University of Melbourne 2014 Open to Business Forum, hos... Read

University of Melbourne 7T MRI - Pilot Projects Wanted

The 7T MRI scanner has been delivered and the magnet is in t... Read

Case Study - MRI Console Operator Training

Dr Sharna Jamadar is one of the first researchers to compl... Read

What is VBIC?

The Victorian Biomedical Imaging Capability (VBIC) brings together all key Victorian players in biomedical imaging and enables increased collaboration and sharing of capabilities and infrastructure to benefit translational research and global competitiveness in priority health areas.

VBIC provides a coordinated network of capabilities and research capacity in biomedical imaging to support universities and medical research institutes for:

  • Cancer imaging - Monash University, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (PMCC), Prince Henry's Institute and Monash Health
  • Large animal imaging - University of Melbourne
  • Cognitive and clinical neurosciences research - the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health (Florey), University of Melbourne, CSIRO, Alfred Health, Monash Health, Swinburne and Monash Universities and the Centre of Excellence in Integrative Brain Function.
  • Maintenance of existing research capabilities in small animal MR - Florey, Parkville - and large animal CT - University of Melbourne

VBIC welcomes the opportunity to support collaboration across Victoria and Australia, with many of the resources also part of the National Imaging Facility.  If you are interested in making use of the facilities or would like to know more, please contact the VBIC Business Manager or one of the Node Directors.