Healthy Volunteers

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Teenage healthy volunteers needed to compare to similar teenagers who have had a concussion (IRB# 34001)

Status: Active

 

Investigators:

  • Mechelle Lewis, Ph.D., Department of Neurology

 

Description:

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center researchers are studying concussions in teenage athletes.

As part of this study, healthy volunteers, age 12-18, are needed to compare to similar teenagers who have had a concussion.

 

Eligibility:

Who may participate?

Boys or girls age 12-18 without learning disabilities, ADD or ADHD.

 

Additional Study Details:

What is required?

  • Tests including memory and attention
  • A brain MRI

Compensation is provided.

 

Locations:

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

 

Contacts:

Study director:

Mechelle Lewis, Ph.D., Department of Neurology

For more information:

Brittany Harder, 717-531-0003, x281167

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Categories:

  • Healthy volunteers
  • Neurology