Participate in our Research

The following MARC studies are currently enrolling participants from the community:

Cerebral correlates of impulsivity in methamphetamine addiction

Volunteers are sought for a study of chronic methamphetamine dependence and brain function. The study involves magnetic-resonance imaging (MRI) scans and tests of concentration, memory, and problem solving.

To participate, you must be at least 18 years old, have a recent history of methamphetamine dependence, currently be involved in a substance abuse treatment program, have not used any drugs or alcohol for 2-8 weeks, and have no metal objects in your body.

Your participation will last up to 4 days, for 4-6 hours each day, over a 6-month period.

Participants will be paid $50, in the form of a Fred Meyer gift card, after successful completion of each study visit (up to $200 total).

For more information, call the study hotline at 503-721-7988.