Studies Seeking Volunteers
Thomas Adolescent Decision-making Study
Study on behavior and brain activity related to how teens make decisions and respond to rewards because of how this may be linked to marijuana use.
Female; 14-15 years old; range of marijuana use (from none to a lot); have a parent or legal guardian willing to participate in some study activities; have no braces, permanent retainer, or implanted metal
Desrochers Lab Neuroscience Study
Be a Research Participant! Get a Picture of your Brain!
Simple computer-based behavioral studies, fMRI or TMS (a form of noninvasive brain stimulation) studies.
18-35 years old, right handed
Compensation: $10-$20 per hour depending on the experiment type, total hours of the study session, and whether it is a single or multi-session study
Pediatric Eating Behaviors Study
Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center at Brown University
Two outpatient study visits involving non-invasive procedures and testing.
10-17 years old, overweight
Peters Emotions Study
Study on relationships between emotions, thoughts and the brain.
13-16 years old, female, with one parent or legal guardian willing to participate in some study activities
Head Injury and Seizure Disorder Study
Providence VA Medical Center and Rhode Island Hospital
Study to understand brain changes in individuals with seizure disorders.