TIP Goals

  • Provide new research opportunities by encouraging interdisciplinary cooperation
  • Support public and private grant funded research
  • Integrate all researchers utilizing imaging techniques
  • Engage in hardware and software development
  • Sponsor grants for technical development
  • Encourage industry funded research

The TIP is committed to keeping Wake Forest School of Medicine on the cutting edge of imaging research. 


The Translational Imaging Program (TIP) occupies several spaces:

  • The ground and first floors (13,200 square feet) of the MRI building including an office suite for Bioinformatics, an image analysis training room, a video editing lab, plus cubicles for programmers and analysts
  • 2,000 square feet in the Nutrition Research Center
  • Dean building

There are several large bench laboratories and multiple small bench laboratories, which are used for the production of radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals, an image analysis lab and a cyclotron.
These laboratories are well-equipped with current technologies.