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Velez, Carmen

Senior Data Imaging Specialist

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Velez, Carmen

  • Specialties
  • Brain imaging
  • neuroimaging
  • traumatic brain injury

Active: Active
Institute Title: Senior Data Imaging Specialist
Office Phone: 314-516-8448

Biography

Carmen runs the daily operations for Dr. David Tate’s lab by overseeing the acquisition, distribution, and general management of collected study data supporting Neuroimaging research. She works with external sites to stay updated on current processing protocols ensuring the most accurate data is presented for analysis. She performs advanced image analysis techniques by utilizing her experience with software such as Mango, FreeSurfer, and FSL. This allows her to facilitate data processing for functional and structural magnetic resonance images and to identify areas for improvement. She works with her team to create and streamline existing processes and provides training to both colleagues and volunteers. Carmen is certified as a Microsoft Technology Associate and administers the labs research database.