Researchers are seeking individuals with recent diagnosis of a psychotic disorder for brain imaging research

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Hospital are seeking volunteers to participate in a brain imaging research study.

  • Are you between the ages of 18 and 35?
  • Have you been diagnosed with a psychotic disorder, such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, schizophreniform disorder, bipolar disorder, or major depressive disorder with psychosis, with the first onset of psychotic symptoms within the past five years?
  • Are you a nonsmoker?

If you answered yes to the above questions, you may be eligible to participate. Those who complete the study will receive a cash payment of up to $400. For more details, call 443-287-4701 or email

Application no. IRB00184745
Principal Investigator: Jennifer Coughlin, MD