The RI Hospital Imaging Research and Education Service (HI-RES) provides academic and research support for regional faculty, staff, and students working in medical image analysis and visualization.


  • Journal club and case review based didactic sessions
  • Mentoring for trainee imaging research projects
  • Processing support for established imaging research projects
  • Infrastructure for research-driven clinical data review and processing
  • Clinical connectivity to high performance computing resources
  • Telemedicine-ready support for remote teaching and research collaborations

Consortium Partners

  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology
  • The Norman Prince Institute for Neurosciences


  • The primary HIRES space is at RIH Main on the 3rd floor. This facility is an open computer lab and conference space with multiple Mac workstations and Lifespan clinical nodes available. High speed connectivity to the Brown CCV is also available from within the hospital here.
  • Additional remote facilites are available to collaborators through partnerships at Brown and Butler Hospital.