Research

Effects of Cortisol on the Brain

Are you feeling depressed or down?

If you are between 18-50 years old and: 

  • Are feeling down or depressed
  • Have lost interest or pleasure in doing things
  • Are NOT currently taking antidepressants

Or are you just interested in participating as a healthy volunteer?

If you are between the ages of 18-50 years old and:

  • Do not have any significant medical of psychiatric history
  • Are NOT currently taking psychiatric medication

You may be eligible for a research study at UT Southwestern Medical Center evaluating the effects of cortisol on mood, memory and the brain.