Research Opportunity for Interested Participants

Dr. Kevin Black (Washington University, St. Louis) is conducting a study with children between the ages of five and 14 who are experiencing a recent (past three months) onset of “tics” — repetitive, involuntary sounds or movements such as eye blinking, sniffing, abdominal tensing or making small noises.

The purpose of the research is to compare children who go on to develop Tourette Syndrome (TS) with those who do not.

Participants are required to make four visits over approximately 12 months. Compensation is available.

For more information, including whom to contact if you’re interested in participating, please visit this site.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s