Studies Related to Adults with disabilities current as of Thursday, November 23, 2017

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Adult Well-Being Study

Looking For:

We are looking for adult participants, aged 18 – 35 years old, who can speak and read English fluently, who have no history of bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, who:

  • have a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including Asperger syndrome, autism, or Specified (PDD-NOS), OR
  • who have current or previous depression,
  • Compensation:
    $100 for full study completion


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    Can Peg Pal (BMN 165) help Adults With PKU ?

    Looking For:

    Adults over 16 to 70 with PKU

    Compensation:
    $50 per week and reimbursement for travel


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    Case-Based Telehealth Training for Primary Care Providers of Adults with IDD

    Looking For:

    At least 20 Tennessee community-based primary care providers, including physicians, advanced practice nurses, and physician's assistants.

    Compensation:
    CME credit will be awarded for the eight or more sessions completed. There is no charge to participate in this educational activity.


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    Lysosomal Storage Disease (LSD) Registry

    Looking For:

    Anyone diagnosed with mucopolysaccharide storage disorder type 1 (MPS-1), Gaucher, Fabry, or Pompe disease

    Compensation:
    No payment will be offered to you for participation in the registry.


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    Models of Risk for PTSD

    Looking For:

    Females between 18 and 30 years old who have experienced physical or sexual assault in the past 3 months, or who have never experienced physical or sexual assault.

    Compensation:
    contact us for details


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    Patterns of Interest in Adults with Autism

    Looking For:
    We are looking for adults between 18 and 35 years, with an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis, who have normal or corrected to normal hearing and vision.

    Compensation:
    You will receive $40 for your participation in the study, which will take about 3 hours to complete.


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    SPARK: Simons Foundation Powering Autism Research for Knowledge

    Looking For:

    If you or your child has a professional diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and you live in the United States, we invite you to join SPARK.

    Compensation:
    Individuals with autism will receive gift cards valued at up to a total of $50 for participation.


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    WeSearchTogether.org

    Looking For:

    Volunteers searching for depression, bipolar disorder and mood research nationally.

    Compensation:
    varies


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    Williams Syndrome Research: A whole person approach

    Looking For:

    Persons with Williams Syndrome

    Compensation:
    varies


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    Yoga for Adolescents with Tension Headaches

    Looking For:
    13 to 18 year old typically developing adolescents with tension-type headaches

    Compensation:
    Your family will receive compensation for your time and travel.


    Also...

    To be notified when you are a possible match for a research study looking for participants, register with Vanderbilt's ResearchMatch at the link below.

    Research Match
    ResearchMatch.org is a free and safe national website that matches research volunteers with researchers looking for participants. Registries for Autism and Intellectual Disabilities are now available on ResearchMatch. Everyone is welcome to join, regardless of age, or condition. Visit www.researchmatch.org to learn more and to join today.