Our Program is equipped with state-of-the-art MEG instrumentation.
Elekta Vectorview: 306 MEG channels (204 planar gradiometers and 102 magnetometers)
60 simultaneous EEG channels
Simultaneous ECG, EOG recordings
Simultaneous recording of 8 analog channels (for e.g. audio, respiration, skin conductance, etc.)
All channels sampled at up to 5KHz
Magnetic shielding provided by a 7-tons magnetically-shielded room with active flux compensation (MaxShield™ technology, Elekta)
Online head-movement monitoring and offline correction provided by MaxMove™ technology (Elekta)
Lab space & Program suite
MEG data analysis is computationally demanding and challenging. Our program has access to powerful computation resources supported by Froedtert's and the Medical College of Wisconsin's information services:
16-processors Linux cluster
Multiplatform data server
Secured ftp server for rapid and convenient access from on-campus and off-campus collaborators and MEG investigators
Additional resources are kindly provided by MCW's Department of Physiology
Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin MEG Contact Information
Research investigators and clinical physicians are encouraged to contact us for further information on how to access our MEG Program and services.
- Jeffrey Stout, PhD: Technical Manager
- Jean Roccapalumba, CTRS, MBA: Program Manager
Department of Neurology
Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
MEG Program Site Map
If you are a physician and would like to inquire about or order a MEG study for your patients, please visit Froedtert Hospital MEG web pages for basic information about the procedure and/or contact Linda Allen, RN BSN, our Epilepsy Program Coordinator at (414) 805-3641 to refer your patient to our Program.
If you are a patient who is about to undergo an MEG procedure, please also visit Froedtert Hospital MEG web pages for useful information regarding the MEG routine.