Edinburgh Imaging

Facilities & equipment

Edinburgh Imaging's facilities are some of the best in the country [~£35 million invested since 1999 (~£17 million in 2015-17)].

Edinburgh Imaging facilities

Edinburgh Imaging Facilities (EIF) are located across four University of Edinburgh units: EIF Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (RIE), EIF Queen's Medical Research Institute (QMRI), EIF Easter Bush & EIF Preclinical.

Edinburgh Imaging equipment

Edinburgh Imaging manages imaging equipment including: Magnetic Resonance (MR), Computed Tomography (CT), Positron Emission Tomography (PET), Retinal / Optical, Ultrasound, Radiochemistry & mixed modalities.

Facility activity

Throughput & production at our main human imaging facilities.

Acknowledging Edinburgh Imaging

Please acknowledge Edinburgh Imaging in all publications, images & presentations.


Relevant links

  • Quality assurance is rigourously maintained across all our facilities & can be reviewed by following the link.
  • Acknowledging Edinburgh Imaging is important if you have used our facilities; please follow the link to find out how to do this.
  • Usage statistics for our facilities & equipment provide information about the types of scans & studies we carry out.
  • Edinburgh Imaging Facility WGH: this facility has now ceased to operate; its role in Edinburgh Imaging's history can be explored by following the link.