Consortium NIH Grant Publishes on Ethical Issues in Highly Portable Neuroimaging Research

Small MRI machine
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

The Consortium’s NIH-funded grant analyzing the challenging ethical issues raised by emerging MRI technology just published a new article in NeuronProf. Francis ShenConsortium chair Susan Wolf and coauthors map the urgent issues raised by highly portable and cloud-enabled neuroimaging research, including consent, the use of artificial intelligence (AI) for analysis, management of incidental findings when remote from a medical center, and deployment in under-represented and under-resourced populations. Additional co-authors are Dr. Michael Garwood of the University of Minneosta and Dr. Ramon Gilberto Gonzalez of Harvard Medical School.