Midlife & Menopause Research Studies Seek Healthy Volunteers
Healthy women ages 40-65 are invited to participate in outpatient research studies. Compensation is provided. Call (301) 496-9576 and refer to studies 88-M-0131 and 03-M-0175.
Did You Ever Have Postpartum Depression?
If you suffered from postpartum depression (PPD) following the birth of any of your children, consider participating in this 8-month outpatient research study at the Clinical Center. The NIMH research study is designed to examine the role of hormones in the onset of your PPD. To participate, you must be 18-50 years old with regular menstrual cycles and not taking any medications. Call (301) 496-9576 and refer to study 95-M-0097. There is no cost to participate and compensation may be provided.
Suffering from Chronic Abdominal Pain?
Are you suffering from chronic abdominal pain? The National Institute of Nursing Research has developed a clinical trial investigating gastrointestinal pain symptoms in males and females in order to better understand the origins of abdominal pain. Males and females who are between the ages of 13-45 and have experienced abdominal pain for 6 months or more may be eligible to participate. The study requires two outpatient visits and will be conducted at the Clinical Center. Compensation will be provided and all study-related tests will be provided without cost. For more details, call (301) 443-4693.