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CLINICAL RESEARCH ADVOCATE
As Clinical Research Advocate, Akshay serves as an independent liaison between patients, clinicians and researchers in the Psychiatry Department. He is available to describe the research process for potential participants, facilitate communication between participants and all members of the research team, and ensure the ethical treatment of participants. Akshay works to support a pleasant and convenient research participation experience. For any questions or concerns regarding research participation, please contact Akshay via phone or e-mail.
The purpose of the study is to use brain imaging methods to look at differences in structures of and networks within the brain between high-functioning individuals with ASD compared with age- and gender-matched healthy individuals. ENROLLMENT IS FULL
The purpose of this study is to explore the effects of sertraline on brain circuitry in children and adolescents with OCD. ENROLLMENT IS FULL
The University of Minnesota is testing a new smartphone app designed to enhance bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder outpatient treatment.
This is a study examining how transcranial electrical stimulation (tES) affects auditory hallucinations.
Study of thinking functions and visual perception in individuals with Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder and their relatives
A study of computerized cognitive training and computer games delivered entirely remotely for individuals with psychosis.
This study is testing the effects of an experimental software program targeting social cognitive abilities versus a computer-based software control condition.
A study to examine how computerized training might help people with recent-onset schizophrenia lessen their symptoms and learn new thinking and problem-solving skills, and improve their overall quality of life
A research study to compare brain differences in adolescents who self-harm and those who do not