The Biomedical Imaging Research Centre (BIRC) is a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional group composed of more than 350 personnel, including scientists, engineers, physicists, students, and support staff.
The Centre for Imaging Technology Commercialization (CIMTEC) provides technology development and business development services with expertise focused in medical imaging to help researchers, start-ups and small and medium-sized companies bring their imaging innovations to the marketplace.
Robarts Imaging is developing innovations for medical imaging, a field that has revolutionized medicine this century.
Lawson Imaging is a recognized leader in non-invasive biomedical imaging with new developments in hybrid imaging platforms such as PET/CT, SPECT/CT and MR/PET currently being applied to the areas of cardiology, neurology (including mental health), metabolic disease and cancer.
The Brain and Mind Institute provides a centralized and visible presence for cognitive neuroscience at Western, promoting research, facilitating the training of highly qualified personnel and fostering national and international collaborations in cognitive neuroscience.