UI Hospitals and Clinics

Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Brain Study
Official Title

Adolescent Brain Development - History


Adolescents between the ages of 13-18  (who are still in jr. high/high school) with at least 1 biological parent who has a history of alcohol treatment/addiction/problems related to use are invited to participate in a research study investigating brain development conducted at the Department of Psychiatry.  

Study will last 1-2 visits and involves filling out forms, saliva sample, cognitive testing and an MRI scan (no radiation).  Guardians will be asked to fill out family history forms.  Compensation available.  For more information, call (319) 353-8520 or email brain-lab@uiowa.edu

This study is being conducted by the University of Iowa Department of Psychiatry.

Start Date
January 1, 2014
End Date
January 1, 2015
Gender Preference
Age Group
13 - 18 years
Principal Investigator
Daniel O'Leary, PhD
Contact Info

E-mail: brain-lab@uiowa.edu

Phone Number: 319-353-8520

Toll Free Number: 1-877-575-2864

brain development ; pediatric ; psychiatry ; substance use and addictive disorders ;

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