Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Neuropsychiatry Section

Neuropsychiatry Section

Participate in Research

We hope you enjoyed this year’s Annual Symposium.  Presentations from this year’s event can be viewed using the links below:

Dr. Christian Kohler – Early Identification of Psychosis

Dr. Irene Huford – Novel Interventions: Early Episode Care in Philadelphia

Dr. Dominic Sisti – Respect for Persons in Schizophrenia: Research, Treatment and Recovery

Dr. Jeanne Lehrer – Overview of NorthEast Treatment Centers Services

Dr. Holly Valerio - Assertive Community Treatment: An Evidence Based Practice

Looking forward to seeing you in 2014.


Study activities may include:

  • Interview with questions about a broad range of life experiences
  • Small blood sample (2 tablespoons)
  • Computerized test that includes memory and puzzle-like problems
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Very Safe and does not involve radiation or dye
  • EEG (Electroencephlography)
  • A measure of the electrical activity of the brain
Our studies provide compensation for all study activities, ranging frm $35 - $230
To find out if you qualify for one of our studies, call us at 1-888-635-7780 or send us an email at volunteers@lists.upenn.edu
Learn more about our studies here.
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