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Seeking Healthy 18-30 Year Olds for fMRI Research Study

We are looking for participants for a neuroimaging study examining the role of a chemical system in the healthy aging brain and its role in memory and thinking processes in older and younger adults.

You may be eligible if you are:

  • between 18-30 years old
  • healthy
  • non-smoking
  • not currently taking any medications for psychiatric disorders

The study involves a screening visit (about 3 hours) followed by 3 study visits (about 6 hours each). Study visit days will include IV placement, a 1-hour fMRI scan, and cognitive tasks.

Participants may receive up to $400 in compensation.

For more information, please call Jenna Makarewicz at 802-847-8248 or email