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Cardiac Imaging Research SA
CIRSA


An internationally recognised leader in cardiac imaging research based in South Australia

 Cardiac Imaging Research in South Australia

 

 

An internationally recognised leader in Cardiac Imaging Thought Leadership, Research and Training

 

We act as a Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) and Echocardiography Core Laboratory for international cardiology clinical trials

 

Cardiac Imaging Research

 

CMR Core Lab

We operate a MRI core lab which provides full academic research services in CMR. We support investigator-initiated ...

 

Our Core Lab

 

MRI research

 

Research

The principal research focus of the group is the use Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance imaging ...

 

Research

 

Training Courses CIRSA provide

 

Courses We Offer

We are an internationally recognised CMR training facility based in Adelaide, South Australia ...

 

Courses

 

 
 

About Us

 

 

Cardiac Imaging Research South Australia (CIRSA) is a not-for-profit cardiac imaging research organisation based in Adelaide, South Australia. Formed in late 2008 by Professor Joseph Selvanayagam, our Cardiac Imaging Core Lab is an academic research organisation (ARO) providing cardiac imaging services in multicentre national and international clinical trials sponsored by the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries.


Cardiac imaging involves the use of cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR), echocardiography (also known as cardiac ultrasound) and cardiac computed tomography (CT) to manage and treat heart diseases. We operate an MRI core lab that provides full academic research services in CMR. We support investigator-initiated clinical research and also work with academic research organisations and contract research organisations to develop, implement, and successfully conduct CMR clinical trials.

Our organisation's objective is to research the use of these imaging modalities to improve the cardiovascular outcomes of people suffering from heart diseases. We are located at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) and Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide.

Research Studies

 

 

 

CIRSA Services

 

 

CMR Core Lab

  • CMR study protocol development
  • CMR manual preparation
  • CMR imaging adjudication
  • CMR quantitative analysis
  • Assistance with manuscript preparation and submission
  • Study site selection and engagement

 

Echocardiography Core Lab

  • Study protocol development
  • Echo manual preparation
  • Echo imaging adjudication
  • Advanced echo quantitative analysis
  • Assistance with manuscript preparation and submission
  • Study site selection and engagement
 

Core Lab

We are an academic research organization (ARO) providing Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) core lab services in multicentre national and international clinical trials sponsored by the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries.

Research

We conduct investigator initiated, grant funded clinical research and imaging clinical trials.

Teaching

We are an internationally recognised CMR training facility in Australia. We provide education and training in Cardiac MRI to cardiologists and radiologists in Australia, North Asia and South East Asia. We are an accredited training site by the Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (SCMR) for Level I, II and III CMR teaching courses and workshops.

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