About the MRI Research Center
The UH/QMC MR Research Center is collaboration between the University of Hawai‘i, Queen's Medical
Center, and the greater community of the State of Hawai‘i to explore cutting edge MRI technology to
better understand diseases that effect the people of Hawai‘i as well as the world.
3T Siemens Prisma Scanner equipped with additional head coils and
MRI Scanner Setup
surface coil arrays to perform brain as well as whole body imaging.
Honolulu just to the feet of the famous Punchbowl Crater.
The MRI Center is located at Queen's Medical Center in downtown
Development of MRI methods such as:
- Echo-Planar Imaging (EPI)
- Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI)
- Ultra-short Echo Time (UTE) Imaging
- Dixon Water/Fat Imaging