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Leveraging advancements

in imaging to establish a

biomedical engineering

research and development




Developing the most advanced methods available
in engineering and AI to treat as wide a range
of patients as possible



Working to improve diagnostics and treatment
effectiveness by developing state-of-the-art
imaging acquisition and processing techniques

Imaging Core


Providing support for all in-vivo imaging research at
Mount Sinai, the Imaging Core Facility (the Core)
is the backbone of BMEII


To Schedule a scan time click here

(only accessible onsite)


Imaging research data archive click here

(only accessible onsite)


Warrior Watch Study at Mount Sinai

Led by Robert Hirten, MD and Zahi Fayad, PhD, the study draws upon the collaborative efforts of the Mount Sinai COVID Informatics Center (MSCIC) and is open to all employees in the health system. It uses a unique phone App to administer questions and collect data from...

Mount Sinai Establishes BioMedical Engineering and Imaging Institute

Center aims to create state-of-the-art medical technology to transform patient care The Mount Sinai Health System announced the creation of the Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Institute (BMEII), the first of its kind in New York City, and one of a few in the world....

Latest Publications

Relation between resting amygdalar activity and cardiovascular events: a longitudinal and cohort study

Tawakol A, Ishai A, Takx RA, Figueroa AL, Ali A, Kaiser Y, Truong QA, Solomon CJ, Calcagno C, Mani V, Tang CY, Mulder WJ, Murrough JW, Hoffmann U, Nahrendorf M, Shin LM, Fayad ZA, Pitman RK 2017 Jan 12 · Lancet

Quantification of hepatocellular carcinoma heterogeneity with multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging

Hectors SJ, Wagner M, Bane O, Besa C, Lewis S, Remark R, Chen N, Fiel MI, Zhu H, Gnjatic S, Merad M, Hoshida Y, Taouli B 2017 May 26 · Sci Rep


Lecture Series

Join Dr. Reza Nezafat as he gives an overview of recent advances in cardiovascular MRI technologies.

Annual Symposiums

Each year The BioMedical Engineering and Imaging Institute hosts a symposium that brings together imaging researchers from around metro New York.

2019 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Holiday Party

It was a big night as we celebrated our new Institute and the holidays