Healthy Volunteers

  1. Healthy participants! Ben Palanca, MD is conducting a research study to test a way to look at changes in brain activity during wakefulness and sleep.  Participants must be 18-50 and must not use tobacco.  There will be a screening visit lasting 30-60 minutes and 2 overnight visits.  Up to $350 is provided.  Contact Volunteer for Health at 314-362-1000 to find out if you match for this study at https://rpr.wustl.edu/. (Posted 9/6/2013)
  2. Michelle Eisenberg is seeking participants for a research study to look at the differences in participants with and without post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). There are up to 4 study visits (up to 12 hours total). There will be interviews and questionnaires. Participants will watch movies and their eyes will be tracked with an eye tracker. They will also complete simple tasks. $10 per hour is provided. Call 314-935-4138.  (Posted 10/16/2013)
  3. Women are needed for a Washington University study to test personality, anxiety and eating habits in a healthy population. You may qualify if you are female and 18-65 years old. There is 1 study visit that will take up to 1.5 hours. Participants will complete an interview and fill out self-report measures. $15 is provided. Contact Cheri Levinson at 314-935-8627 or cherialevinson@wustl.edu. (Posted 10/16/2013)

  4. 18 – 25 year old adults are needed for a Washington University research study! The purpose of the study is to see if being @ elevated risk of developing a psychotic illness is associated w/ event related potentials (ERPs). Participants must be 18 - 25 & must not have a psychotic disorder. There will be one study visit. Up to $175 is provided for time and effort. Contact owosoa@psychiatry.wustl.edu, 314-286-1620.  (Posted 2/3/14)
  5. Healthy participants! Washington University seeks participants for a research study to look at an x-ray measurement patients without known spinal problems. You may qualify if you are 18 – 79 years old & have not previous spine surgery or hip or knee replacement. There is 1 study visit lasting 1 – 3 hours w/ questionnaires & an x-ray. A $20 Target gift card is provided. sidesb@wudosis.wustl.edu or 314-747-2588. (Posted 5/9/14)