Visiting the SPL

General Setting

View of the 75 Francis Street entrance to the main campus of BWH and of the new Shapiro Building across the street

The SPL is a research lab in the Department of Radiology at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston. BWH is a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School and a founding member of Partners HealthCare. The Core Mission of the SPL is the extraction of medically relevant information from diagnostic imaging data. To learn more about the SPL, please visit the overview section of this website.





The SPL provides office space for researchers in the Thorn Medical Research Building at the main campus and at other locations.
The SPL facilities can be found at the BWH Main Campus in the Longwood Medical Area in Boston and at our facility at 1249 Boylston Street in Boston (which is about a mile away).


Visiting for Training and Research Collaborations

The SPL welcomes qualified investigators who are interested in training or performing research with us. Please note that the SPL does not have a degree granting program. Students working on projects with us are typically enrolled in a degree granting program at universities elsewhere.

If you are interested in training or performing research with us, please fill out this form.

The SPL is an umbrella organization which provides a number of labs with IT services and access to our rich scientific environment. For more information about the closely affiliated labs and efforts, please see the projects page.