SINAPSE is developing a world class future in medical imaging for Scotland by drawing on the combined expertise of six Scottish universities. It is a strong, dynamic network that pools facilities, resources and skills, creating a shared environment for strategic research, education and knowledge transfer.
The SINAPSE network provides direct access to outstanding imaging expertise which will benefit the pharmaceutical industry, manufacturers of imaging equipment and academic & clinical researchers.
Our areas of expertise include
- MRI and advanced techniques
- PET & SPECT; especially radiochemistry
- EEG and fMRI
- Imaging trials
- Partnership working
SINAPSE runs a diverse programme of events to encourage academic and industry collaboration and public engagement with issues arising from medical imaging. Notable past events include 'Brain Imaging and Society' which brought together scientists, clinicians, ethicists, legal experts, politicians and members of the public to consider the implications for society of advances in Neuroimaging and the 'Ethics in Research Management Symposium' which considered the ethical issues which arise in the management of incidental findings in research imaging. More past events ...