We have research studies available for adults, adolescents, and children with Depression (MDD). The purpose of these research studies is to find better and safer medications for individuals with depression.

The investigational medication will be provided at no cost and compensation is provided for time and travel. No health insurance is required to participate in any of our depression studies.

Depression Clinical Trials

 

Participate in a Depression Research Study

Fill out the contact form below and one of our recruitment specialists will contact you within 48 hours or call us now at (714) 289-1100.

What is depression (MDd)?

Depression, or Major Depressive Disorder, is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. It affects how you feel, think and behave and can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems. You may have trouble doing normal day-to-day activities, and sometimes you may feel as if life isn't worth living.

For many people with depression, symptoms usually are severe enough to cause noticeable problems in day-to-day activities, such as work, school, social activities or relationships with others. Some people may feel generally miserable or unhappy without really knowing why.1

Unsure if you have Depression?

Call us at (714) 298-1100 for a free phone consultation.

Adult Depression Clinical Trials

If you answer YES to all of the following questions then you may qualify for our depression clinical trials.

1. Are you between the ages of 18-75 years old?

2. Are you currently depressed?

3. Are you willing to take study medication?

Final eligibility is determined during a screening visit at our study site at Orange. During this visit, you will:

  • Meet with a professional physician, psychiatrist, or psychologists and be interviewed about your mental and physical health

  • Review additional information

  • Undergo a physical examination and have your vitals taken

If you qualify and decide to participate:

  • A study doctor will closely monitor you, your symptoms, and overall health

  • All study-related medical care and study medication will be provided at no cost

  • Transportation may be provided at no cost if you need assistance

  • If you are currently taking antidepressants you may be able to stay on your current depression medication during the depression study

  • You will sign an Informed Consent Form (ICF) which outlines which procedures you can expect during each visit

  • You will be compensated for each completed visit

*A list of common procedures involved when participating in a clinical trial can be found here.

Pediatric and Adolescent

Depression Clinical Trials 

If you answer YES to all of the following questions then your child may qualify for our depression clinical trials.

1. Is your child between the ages of 7-17 years old?

2. Are they currently depressed?

3. Are they willing to take study medication?

4. Are they able to swallow pills whole?

5. Are you or another parent/guardian willing and able to accompany them to all study visits?

Final eligibility is determined during a screening visit at our study site at Orange. During this visit, your child will:

  • Meet with a professional physician, psychiatrist, or psychologists and be interviewed about their mental and physical health

  • Review additional information

  • Undergo a physical examination and have their vitals taken

If your child qualifies and decides to participate:

  • A study doctor will closely monitor them, their symptoms, and overall health

  • All study-related medical care and study medication will be provided at no cost

  • Transportation may be provided at no cost if you and your child need assistance

  • If they are currently taking antidepressants they may be able to stay on their current depression medication during the depression study

  • You will sign an Informed Consent Form (ICF), and your child will sign an Assent Form, which outline which procedures they can expect during each visit

  • You will be compensated for each completed visit

*A list of common procedures involved when participating in a clinical trial can be found here.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/symptoms-causes/syc-20356007. Accessed April 17, 2019.

Contact Us

We can be reached Monday through Friday, 8am - 5:30pm

Daniella VanBlitter

Call (714) 289-1100 
Text (714) 559-3198

dvanblitter@nrcresearch.com

NRC Research Institute

1010 W. Chapman Ave. 
Orange, CA 92868

 

 

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 9:00am-5:30pm

 

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