Assessment of Neuroinflammation in Childhood Psychiatric and Autoimmune Disorders by Magnetic Resonance Imaging

MRI Research Study

Healthy child volunteers, ages 7-17, are
wanted for an MRI study of the brain.
The study involves:

  • A single visit to the MGH-Charlestown Imaging center (approximately 2 hours), which includes a brief interview and a 30-45min MRI scan
  • Parking will be paid by a one-day pass
  • Compensation of $50
  • This study does not involve any blood draw, medication, or treatment
  • Participants cannot have braces, tooth crowns, or any other metal in the body

For additional information, please contact our
research coordinator by emailing