MRI Protocols

The MRI Protocol guidance document is the work product of the following volunteers led by Dr. Michael Gee:  

Dr. Gee and the WFPI leadership thank those volunteers and representatives of the following companies for their generous collaboration on this project:

Wendy Lam
Mai-Lan Ho
Yunhong Shu
Camilo Jaimes Cobos
Savvas Andronikou
Joanna Kasznia-Brown
Tracy Kilborn

Jaishree Naidoo
Young Hun Choi
Jae-Yeon Hwang
Lizbet Perez-Marrero
Pilar Dies-Suarez
Nicole Askelson



Questions regarding these protocols should be addressed to the Vendor representatives named below. 

Quick links

WFPI Standard Protocols including 

Rapid brain
Seizure brain
Hydrocephalus brain
Tumor/infection brain
Short abdomen
Long abdomen
Chest-abdomen LN screen
Whole body MRI
Rapid spine
Tumor/infection spine
Osteomyelitis/long bone



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WFPI Mission
Communication and collaboration between pediatric imaging practitioners, via their organizations
Advocating for appropriate practices and resource allocation for children
Patient safety, in particular radiation safety and protection
Outreach and training in lower resource settings
Provision of information & resources




GE Healthcare

Ersin Bayram—MR Body& Oncology Applications Manager.

Julie Anderson—MR Senior Clinical Development Specialist.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging | GE Healthcare

Philips Medical

Quin Lu -

MRI Systems & Solutions | Philips Healthcare

Note: to access the protocols linked below, users must create an account. There is no cost associated with this step.