Policy statement

Acknowledgment letter from CDIP investigators

Parameters and implementation guide

CDIP / PCID parameters (Excel)

Guide d'implantation du PCID (développé pour l'étude CIMA-Q) - Français

CDIP Implementation Guide (developed for the CIMA-Q study) - English

CDIP / PCID Scan Parameter Form

S. Duchesne, L. Dieumegarde, I. Chouinard, F. Farokhian, and O. Potvin. “Multi-Contrast Magnetic Imaging Resonance Series of a Single Human Volunteer over 15+ Years”. Scientific Data, 6:45, 2019.
A.P. Badhwar, Y. Collin-Verreault, P. Orban, S. Urchs, I. Chouinard, J. Vogel, O. Potvin, S. Duchesne,  P. Bellec, “Multivariate consistency of resting-state fMRI connectivity maps acquired on a single individual over 2.5 years, 13 sites and 3 vendors”. NeuroImage, 205:2019.

O. Potvin, I. Chouinard, L. Dieumegarde, R. Bartha, P. Bellec, D.L. Collins, M. Descoteaux, R. Hoge, J. Ramirez, C. Scott, E. Smith, S. Strother, S.E. Black, S. Duchesne, “The Canadian Dementia Imaging Protocol : Harmonization Validity for Morphometry Measurements”. NeuroImage: Clinical, 24:10194, 2019.

O. Potvin, A. Khademi, I. Chouinard, ... S. Duchesne, the CIMA-Q group and the CCNA group, “Measurement Variability following MRI system upgrade”. Frontiers in Neurology: Applied Neuroimaging, 10(726), 2019.


S. Duchesne, I. Chouinard, O. Potvin, V.S. Fonov, A. Khademy, R. Bartha, P. Bellec, D.L. Collins, M. Descoteaux, R. Hoge, C.R. McCreary, J. Ramirez, C.J.M. Scott, E.E. Smith, S.C. Strother, S.E. Black, for the CIMA-Q and CCNA groups, "The Canadian Dementia Imaging Protocol: Harmonizing National Cohorts". J Magnetic Resonance Imaging, in press, 2018.


P. Orban, I. Chouinard, A. Badhwar, S. Duchesne, and P. Bellec, "The Canadian Dementia Imaging Protocol (CDIP) : reproducibility of resting-state fMRI connectivity across sessions and sites in a human phantom". 2016 International conference: Promoting healthy brain aging and preventing dementia: Research and translation, Banff, Alberta, June 2016.


S. Duchesne, I. Chouinard, P. Bellec, P. Orban, R. Bartha, D.L. Collins, M. Descoteaux, R. Hoge, C. McCreary, J. Ramirez, E. Smith, C.J.M. Scott, S.E. Black, "The Canadian Dementia Imaging Protocol: a standardized tool for the study of neurodegeneration and aging". ISMRM 2015, Toronto, Ontario, July 2015.


C. J.M. Scott, J. Ramirez, R. Bartha, E.E. Smith, S.C. Strother, S.E. Black, S. Duchesne, "MRI Protocol Harmonization for Neurodegeneration, Vascular Diseases and Brain Injury: regional, provincial and national cohorts"Advances in Stroke Recovery (Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery) 2014 conference, Ottawa, Ontario, June 2014.