This program also serves as a comprehensive introduction to the basic concepts and principles of clinical MRI for the beginning MRI Technologist or the more experienced MRI technologist who has never attended a formal program covering the basic principles of MRI with regards to current clinical MRI technology.

This program is designed as a comprehensive review for either the arrt or armrit certification exams in MRI.  It will also satisfy ARRT requirements for “structured education”

Approved for 27 Hrs
Category A Credit

Attendance for all days and presentations is required for CE credit


Classes are held at Hilton Garden Inn - Hamilton Place in Chattanooga, TN. 

4-Day Basic MRI / Registry Review

Instructor: Wm. Faulkner, B.S.,R.T.(R)(MR)(CT), FSMRT, MRSO(MRSC  )

4 day Program: $1000 (US) does not include travel, lodging and/or expenses for meals

To book a hotel room, call the hotel directly at (423) 308-4400

A discounted rate is available for course attendees

Topics include:

  1. BulletBasic MR Overview

  2. BulletElectromagnetism

  3. BulletFaradays Law of Induction

  4. BulletMR Hardware

  5. BulletCoils

  6. BulletMR Safety and Patient Management

  7. BulletBasic Principles

  8. BulletIntrinsic Contrast Parameters (T1, T2, SD, Flow)

  9. BulletMR Pulse Sequences

  10. BulletExtrinsic Contrast Parameters (TR, TE, TI, Flip, etc.)

  11. Bullet2DFT and 3DFT

  12. BulletMR Image Contrast Control

  13. BulletFast Imaging Techniques

  14. BulletMR Data Acquisition

  15. BulletSignal-to-Noise

  16. BulletSpatial Resolution

  17. BulletMR Contrast Agents

  18. BulletImaging Options (Saturation, Gradient Moment Nulling, etc.)

  19. BulletMRA

  20. BulletDiffusion and Perfusion Imaging

  21. BulletNeuro, Body and MSK Anatomy and Imaging


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Class will begin at 8:30 am on Monday and are over by 4:30 pm each day


Attendance for all days and presentations is required for CE credit

Attendees will have the option to purchase the MRI Registry Prep book on CD

(iBook and PDF formats) for a discounted price