Welcome to the University of Oxford Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research (OCMR)

OCMR is part of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford.  We are based in the John Radcliffe Hospital

The members of the OCMR use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) to study the heart, brain and other organs. In addition to a comprehensive research programme, we provide a specialist clinical service for cardiac MRI. 

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If you have questions or comments about our website, contact Kathryn Lacey, OCMR Operations Manager and Website Manager.



Latest News

A volunteer who has been taking part in a heart imaging study at the Oxford Centre for Magnetic Resonance Research (OCMR), has kindly donated £500 to support further work in the Centre. 


The full story can be found here

Dr. Rohan Wijesurendra - Clinical Lecturer in Cardiovascular Medicine - is the winner of the Young Investigator Award in Clinical Science at the European Society Congress (ESC) 2016, which took place in Rome, Italy. He won this competitive title, along with a prize of 2000 €,  based on his work titled "Atrial fibrillation is associated with impaired left ventricular energetics that persist despite successful catheter ablation ". A fantastic achievement!

A full list of OCMR investigator awards can be found here


Researchers at OCMR conduct research on the heart, brain and other organs. 
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Information for visitors

Many patients and volunteers visit OCMR for clinical or research scans.
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Vacancies at OCMR

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