University of Missouri

Brain Imaging Center
Department of Psychologial Science

MRI Preparation

  • arrive 15 minutes prior to scan time in order to fill out necessary paperwork
  • dress in MR safe clothing (no metal components, i.e. zippers, belts, underwire bra)
  • be informed on what medications you can and cannot take prior to your scan
  • lock up personal items in locker
  • scanner operator will review your MRI screening form prior to scan