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The MRI is located at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton, South Dakota. The EEG system is located in the Lee Medical building at USD.  These systems are available on a fee-for-service basis to research groups around the university and may be available to external users on a case-by-case basis. In addition, we maintain research participant testing and waiting rooms, as well as participant parking at the Lee Medical building in Vermillion.  

Available Equipment and Resources

  • Siemens 3T Skyra Wide Bore MRI Machine
  • 32" Invivo MRI Compatible High-Definition Display Screen
  • Cedrus Lumina Four Button Response Pad for fMRI Studies (Right Hand Model)
  • Cedrus Lumina Two Button Response Pads for fMRI Studies (Left Hand and Right Hand Models)
  • Curdes Trackball Fiber Optic Response Pad for fMRI Studies
  • MRI Safe Prescription Glasses
  • MRI Safe Reversible Prism Glasses
  • MRI Compatible Noise Cancelling Headphones
  • Specialized Hardware for Synchronization with Magnet Timing
  • Customized Software for the Display of the Auditory and Visual Stimuli
  • B-Alert X24 Wireless EEG System
  • Server with BrainVoyager, FreeSurfer, AFNI, SPM, FSL, B-Alert Live, E-Prime
  • Research Participant Testing Room Interview and Lab Space
  • Research Participant Waiting Room
  • Dedicated Research Participant Parking