Hormonal Influences Study


Hormonal Influences on Frontolimbic Neuromaturation in Girls with Bipolar Illness

What are we studying?

The goal of this study is to collect data about the effect of certain hormones on the development of the central nervous system in girls with early-onset bipolar disorder and a group of same age typically developing girls.

Who can participate?

To be eligible, participants must:

  • Be female
  • Be between the ages of 6 and 14
  • Have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or have no psychological or neurological problems

How will participants be compensated?

Study participants may receive, at no cost:

  • Comprehensive study-related psychiatric evaluation
  • Compensation for time and travel


For more information, contact CANDI at 774-455-4100 or ChildResearch@umassmed.edu.


Docket #13692


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