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Basics of MRI Workshop

Email ce.administration@uct.ac.za to register for the next workshop.

Course fee is R 5 000 per person
CPD points = 14 Units | Level 1

This 2 day MRI hands-on Workshop is specifically designed to benefit Radiographers and Radiologists working on, or interested in MRI, both in a clinical and research environment.

The course will consist of a series of lectures, followed by practical sessions based on the theory. Participants will have the opportunity to experiment with MRI parameters on the various MRI pulse sequences, which will give them a better understanding of the latter.

Course content:

  • MR safety
  • Components of the scanner
  • Signal creation
  • Image creation
  • Image formation
  • MR Contrast

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The course will be held at the Cape Universities Body Imaging Centre (CUBIC) which hosts Africa’s first 3T Magnetom Skyra, whole body research scanner. CUBIC UCT is situated adjacent to the Psychiatry block at Groote Schuur Hospital.

Cape Universities Body Imaging Centre
Unit 10 (J Block)
Groote Schuur Hospital
Anzio road
Observatory 7935
Tel: +27(0) 21 406 6128