Facility Access

Access to the Davis Building and the Imaging Core (Suite G140) is restricted to authorized persons only. ID badge access is granted to Imaging Core users who have an active or upcoming protocol and have completed all mandatory safety training. Requestors will receive an email confirmation once access has been activated, usually within 2–3 business days of submitting a properly completed requests. Important note: Study subjects and their guests must be escorted by the PI or study staff at all times while in the Davis building.


Step 1. Complete Required Safety Training


  • HealthStream "Cedars-Sinai: MRI Safety" course (For Cedars-Sinai internal users only)
    • Required for all Imaging Core users
    • Search HealthStream course catalog for exact title
    • Save copy of completion certificate
  • Imaging Core MRI Safety Training and Tour
    • Required for all Imaging core users
    • Held on the 2nd and 4th Fridays in the Imaging Core
    • Sign up by emailing Zhaoyang.Fan@csmc.edu
  • CPR Certification
    • Required for Imaging Core users conducting human subjects research
    • ACLS, BLS or Heartsaver are acceptable
    • Contact Nursing Education at x35177 for training schedule
  • Radiation/Laboratory Safety Training
    • Required for users handling radioactive materials or subjects in the Imaging Core
    • Contact the Safety Office at x34336 for training schedule

Step 2. Submit Facility Access Request on iLab


  • Go to the Imaging Core iLab website
  • Login or sign up for an iLab account
  • Click on the "Other Requests" tab
  • Initiate request for "RIC/Davis Facility Access"
  • Upload documentation for applicable safety training
  • Submit request