Weill Cornell Medicine Psychiatry

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Seeking Healthy Volunteers

Mindfulness Stress Reduction Study Seeking Control Subjects

Description:

Involves blood draws, attention & concentration tests, questionnaires

Age:
18-75 years
Criteria:
No psychiatric diagnosis, including Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Duration:
Three visits over 5 months
Compensation:
A total of $40 for three visits ($10, $10, $20)
Location:
Manhattan
Contact:
Dean at 212-821-0775 - Reference #8181

Are you an older adult with no history of psychiatric illness?

Description:

Involves 1 to 2 MRI scans.

Age:
60 years and older
Criteria:
No history of psychiatric illness
Duration:
12 weeks
Compensation:
Up to $275
Location:
Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry (Manhattan or Westchester Division in White Plains, New York)
Contact:
914-997-4331 (Depression Screening Hotline)

Seeking non-depressed individuals who are medically healthy

Description:

Interested participants will first complete an eligibility screening interview and brief physical examination. Those eligible to participate will then to NYP/Weill Cornell for a blood draw, and for mood and cognition ratings. Participants will also collect saliva samples at with a kit that will be provided.

Age:
18-70 years
Criteria:
Non-depressed individuals who are medically healthy
Duration:
7 days of participation over a 1 year period
Compensation:
Up to $300
Location:
Manhattan or Westchester
Contact:
Ashly Cochran 212-746-5705

How Do Genes Influence How You Think and Feel?

Description:

Involves computer games, questionnaires, and interviews

Age:
2 months - 40 years
Criteria:
Researchers will administer an in-house questionnaire.
Duration:
1 visit, up to 3 hours
Compensation:
Up to $45
Location:
Manhattan
Contact:
Sackler Administrator, 212-746-4886, sacklerresearchstudies@gmail.com

Help Us Understand Decision-Making, Brain Activity and Adolescence!

Description:

Involves an MRI scan, computer games, questionnaires, urine test, and saliva sample

Age:
7-35 years
Criteria:
Researchers will administer an in-house questionnaire.
Duration:
1 visit, up to 3 hours
Compensation:
Up to $110
Location:
Manhattan
Contact:
Sackler Administrator, 212-746-4886, sacklerresearchstudies@gmail.com - Reference #7446

How Do You See Objects and Faces?

Description:

Involves MRI brain scan, computer games, questionnaires, and interviews

Age:
6-35 years
Criteria:
No history of psychiatric illness
Duration:
2 visits, up to 3 hours the first day and up to 2 hours the second day
Compensation:
Up to $75 plus a picture of your brain
Location:
Manhattan
Contact:
Sackler Administrator, 212-746-4886, sacklerresearchstudies@gmail.com - Reference #5442

Help Us Understand How The Brain Works!

Description:

Involves an MRI scan, computer games, questionnaires, and interviews.

Age:
4-35 years
Criteria:
Researchers will administer an in-house questionnaire.
Duration:
1 visit, up to 3 hours
Compensation:
Up to $110
Location:
Manhattan
Contact:
Sackler Administrator, 212-746-4886, sacklerresearchstudies@gmail.com - Reference #9216

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