Study of Adolescent Brain Development
Mothers or fathers of adolescent children ages 12-17, together
with the adolescent son or daughter, are needed as paid volunteers
for a brief research study. The first visit is for mental and
physical health screening of the adolescent; the second visit
is for an MRI scan of the adolescent. The study does not require
taking any medications. Call the National Institute on Alcohol
Abuse and Alcoholism at (301) 451-6978.
Siblings, One with Systemic Sclerosis, One
Siblings with systemic sclerosis are invited to participate in
NIH study 03-E-0099. Compensation provided. Call 1-866-444-2214
Volunteers Needed for Anthrax Vaccine Study
NICHD is seeking healthy volunteers, ages 18-30, to participate
in an investigational anthrax vaccine study conducted at NIH.
Medical tests will determine eligibility. All study-related tests
are provided at no cost. Compensation provided. Call 1-866-444-2214
(TTY 1-866-411-1010). Refer to study 04-CH-0283. Se habla Espanol.
Study Needs Men, Women
Healthy men and women, who are feeling sad, are needed for a study
on the effects of exercise and mental challenge on mood and the
body's response. Subjects should be 18-80 years old, be in good
health and have normal blood pressure. Participants will be compensated
for one 4-hour visit at the Uniformed Services University of
the Health Sciences. For more details, contact Jessica Eng at
Asthma Study Recruits
An asthma study is recruiting children ages 5 to 17. The study
will examine the usefulness of a new procedure for evaluating
asthma in children. All study-related tests will be provided
at no cost. Compensation provided. Call 1-866-444-2214 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).
Refer to study 04-I-0126.
Breast Cancer Survivors Wanted
A joint study by the Uniformed Services University of the Health
Sciences and American University is looking for women between
the ages of 20 and 70 to participate in an online questionnaire.
Wanted are cancer survivors who were diagnosed and treated for
primary breast cancer and were working full-time for at least
1 year directly prior to diagnosis. The study will ask questions
about current health, past treatments, mood, fatigue, coping
style and work. The online questionnaire will be confidential
and any identifying information from you (e.g. name, address,
etc.) will be kept separately from your responses. The questions
should take about an hour to complete. You will receive financial
compensation and a Lance Armstrong "Livestrong" wristband in
the mail as a thank-you for participation. If you are interested
in participating or have questions, go to http://cim01.usuhs.mil/mps/jhansen/Inclusion.tp4 to see if you are eligible for the study. You may enter any user
name or password you wish in order to gain access to the questions.
Study of Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis
If you have eosinophilic gastroenteritis, consider joining an NIH
treatment study. Call 1-866-444-2214 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).