BIRC Membership

We invite Western faculty, post-doctoral fellows and graduate students involved in the discovery and development of innovative imaging techniques and instrumentation to apply for membership in BIRC. Western faculty may apply for full membership ($200/year), research collaborators may apply for associate membership ($100/year), and post-doctoral-fellows and graduate students may apply for free trainee-membership.

For a membership application please contact Shelagh Ross at for more details.

Benefits of Membership

  • The BIRC web-site
  • Seminars Series: Monthly evening seminars showcase both external and local speakers.
  • Courses: BIRC promotes information about all relevant biomedical imaging courses available at Western.
  • Workshops: BIRC hosts targeted workshops throughout the year.
  • Technology Transfer & IP Commercialization: information on commercialization, licensing, spin-off models, consulting services, and industry-sponsored research collaboration.
  • Dissemination of information among┬áBIRC members via website, seminar series, email communications and newsletters.