Resource Fees

The BioMedical Engineering and Imaging Institute (BMEII) has their own pricing and fees for imaging users.

User fees include study consultation, study start-up, study review, facilitation in scheduling, scan protocol implementation/optimization, adaptation of C2P sequences, technical support in: task protocol, stimulus-equipment, physiological monitoring, technical operation of imaging equipment, long-tem data archival, basic data analysis tools, access to basic PET isotopes (FDG, and NaF), and a radiological read and report of incidental findings.

For Internal Mount Sinai users, resource usage time is compiled from the web-based scheduling system and charged directly to your account on a monthly basis. Any questions on the charges should be addressed to the BMEII Director (


Large Bore Systems


Federal/Non-Profit Sponsored Grants & Contract Rates

3T MRI Skyra

$786/hr    + $393* per additional 30 mins (min 1hr)


$786/hr    + $393* per additional 30 mins (min 1hr)

3T mMR MRI Only Time

$786/hr    + $393* per additional 30 mins (min 1hr)

3T mMR (MRI & PET)

$1,213/hr  + $393* per additional 30 mins (includes FDG dose)


$1,213/hr  + $393* per additional 30 mins (includes FDG dose)

MR Gd Contrast



$450 - base procedure + $112.50 /additional procedure; $100 additional for Iodine contrast



X-ray Skeletal Survey




* Effective January 1st, 2021

^Industry sponsored grant/contract rates are to be inquired directly with the BMEII Director.

Small Bore Systems


Federal/Non-Profit Sponsored Grants & Contract Rates^


$100/hr    (min 1hr)

Biophotonic Analysis Station



$100/hr (min 1hr)

MicroUltrasound Analysis Station




MicroMRI 7T and 9.4T

In-vivo Studies

Prime time - Weekdays 8am-5pm

$218/hr (min 1hr)

Off time- Weekdays 5pm-8am & Weekend 8am-8am

$109/hr (min 1hr)

Ex-vivo Studies

Weekdays between 8am-5pm


Off time Period- Weekdays 5pm-8am & Weekend 8am-8am




Federal/Non-Profit Sponsored Grants & Contract Rates

Imaging Research Warehouse access


Image Processing Support


Neurotesting Room


Nursing (not contrast/isotope)



To Schedule a scan time, click here (only accessible onsite)


Imaging research data archive click here (only accessible onsite)


On October 11, CBS New York covered Mount Sinai's innovative Warrior Watch study, led by Dr. Zahi Fayad of BMEII and Dr. Robert Hirten, a gastroenterologist.  Click here to watch.

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