Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Official Title
Brain Connectivity in Adolescents

Adolescents between the ages of 13-16 with a first degree relative (full-sibling or biological parent) diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizoaffective or schizophreniform disorder are invited to participate in a research study investigating brain connectivity and development in teens conducted at the UI Department of Psychiatry. The study includes 2 MRI scans and requires 3 visits to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and 4 follow-up phone calls over a 3-year period. Compensation is available.  For more information, call Julie at (319) 384-6521 or or toll free 1-866-890-5972.

Start Date
May 8, 2013
End Date
May 8, 2014
Gender Preference
Age Group
13 - 16 years
Principal Investigator
Beng Choon Ho
Contact Info

addiction ; addictive disorders ; adolescence ; brain ; brain development ; maturation ; MRI scan ; pediatric ; psychiatry ; psychosis ; psychotic disorders ; substance use ; teen ;

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