Contact and Locations

Contact us

For general and research participation questions, please email

If you are interested in joining us, please email Francesca Bagnato directly at with your interests and relevant background. Our lab may always benefit from the assistance from undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students and fellows.



  • Address: 2201 Children's Way, Suite 1221, Nashville, TN 37212

    The Bagnato Lab is located in the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital across from the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital. The lab houses various equipment and software programs necessary to conduct studies and analyze patient data.

  • Address: 3810 Bedford Way, Suite 100 Nashville, TN 37215

    The Multiple Sclerosis Center is where patients with multiple sclerosis seeking care at Vanderbilt are commonly treated. Dr. Bagnato is one of several providers who routinely treat MS patients at this location. The Bagnato Lab has additional lab staff members on site to educate patients interested in participating in research studies and to streamline the recruitment process.

  • Address: 1161 21st Ave S, AA-1105, Nashville, TN 37232

    The Bagnato Lab collaborates with the Vanderbilt University Institute for Imaging Science to acquire patient imaging necessary for research studies. Individuals participating in imaging studies with the Bagnato Lab can be expected to be referred to the Institute of Imaging Science to complete appropriate scans.