Paid Brain Imaging Research Study on Bipolar Disorder and Alcohol: Young Adults Needed

The Department of Psychiatry at Dell Medical School is conducting a research study that looks at genes and how the brain responds to alcohol using MRI brain scanning techniques.

 

We are looking for people who:

  • are 21-26 years of age
  • are not pregnant or possibly pregnant
  • have not been diagnosed with bipolar disorder
  • have a parent diagnosed with bipolar disorder and/or have a parent with alcohol problems
  • are able to drink alcohol during study visits

 

You will come to the laboratory for 3 study visits. Study components include completing diagnostic interviews, mental function (cognitive and behavioral) tests, giving a saliva sample, and completing two sessions during which you drink alcohol while wearing a transdermal alcohol monitoring bracelet. Total participation for first assessment (no alcohol) will take about around 4 hours. Each of the two alcohol sessions will take about 5-6 hours. You will wear the alcohol monitor overnight following the alcohol sessions.

 

You will be compensated for study components completed and receive up to $175.

 

To see if you are eligibile, complete this interest form and study staff will contact you:

https://redcap.link/fxo9z240

 

The research study will be conducted at The University of Texas at Austin.

 

For more information, call (512) 495-5198 or email behavioral.neuroimaging@austin.utexas.edu.

Friday, December 30, 2022

Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building (SEA)
108 DEAN KEETON ST E, Austin, Texas 78712

Event Type

Research Opportunities & Studies

Departments

Dell Medical School

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Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, Families, General Public

Campus Announcements

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