Young men with driver's license needed for fMRI study

Participants will watch driving videos in the scanner for 55 minutes while having heart rate and skin conductance measured. Additionally, participants will complete questionnaires and two computer games outside the scanner. The total study time is one 3.5-hour visit to the East Baltimore campus. Compensation is a $50 Amazon gift card.

Participant eligibility includes:

  • Being 16-21 years old
  • Having driver's license for at least two years
  • Having no mental or behavioral disorders, and no contraindications to an MRI (example: metal braces or pacemaker)

If interested, contact Theresa Chirles by email at or phone, 302-469-0445.

PIs: Johnathon Ehsani and Karen Seymour
IRB: 170352