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Paid Study For 30-65yo w/Major Depression

Depression Research Study at Penn State, University Park

Researchers at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park are studying the effect of depression on the brain, thinking skills, and emotional functioning. The information gained from this study will help us understand whether the brains and functioning of individuals with depression are different from those who have a neurological disorder or no history of depression.

You may be eligible of the study if:
1. You are between 30 and 65 years of age
2. You have depressive symptoms
3. You are fluent in English
4. You have NO diagnosis of multiple sclerosis or other neurological disorder
5. You are able to travel to State College, PA for the session
6. You are able to undergo an MRI

Briefly, participation involves first undergoing a telephone screen to determine eligibility. If eligible, you will be asked to travel to the Penn State campus in State College, PA to undergoing a clinical interview, questionnaires, cognitive testing, and MRI scan, and a saliva swab for DNA. The session will take 6-7 hours.

In appreciation of time spent and participation in the study participants will receive $100.

If you are interested in hearing more about this study and possibly participating, please contact Cristina at
Title:  Paid Study For 30-65yo w/Major Depression
Employer:  Arnett Lab at PSU
Job Title:  Research Volunteer
Posting Category:  Jobs / Volunteer