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Drug/Alcohol Use

1. Can't Sleep Without Marijuana?

Marijuana users 18-55 years old are needed to take part in a research study of marijuana use and sleep at Johns Hopkins.

Study volunteers will complete a 12-week program designed to help stop use of marijuana. Study includes investigational medication and advanced assessments of sleep.

For more information or to participate, please call 410-550-2695.

PI: Ryan Vandrey, Ph.D.
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2. Have You Used Methamphetamine?

Methamphetamine users are needed for a medical research study. Volunteers should be between the ages of 18-45, in good general health and taking no regular medications. Testing will take place at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD.

Volunteers will be paid for completion of all study procedures. Travel expenses will be covered. Please call 410-550-6266 or 410-550-2588 for more information.

PI: Una D. McCann
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3. Are You Prescribed Buprenorphine, Suboxone or Methadone?

Volunteers prescribed buprenorphine or suboxone (between 12-16 milligrams), or methadone (between 80-100 milligrams) are needed for a research study. Volunteers must not be using any other drugs and must be willing to stay overnight on a research unit. Participants may earn up to $675.

Please call 410-550-9494 to see if you may qualify.

PI: D. Andrew Tompkins, M.D.
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4. Alcohol Study

Healthy men and women aged 21 to 50 are needed for a research study at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The study involves testing the effects of alcohol and other legal drugs.

Participation involves an initial screening session (about two hours) and seven experimental sessions (about six hours each).

For more information, please call 410-550-0009.

PI: Roland Griffiths, Ph.D.
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5. Investigational Research on Heavy Drinking

Are you age 21 or older and want to reduce your drinking? Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bayview campus are conducting a research study testing a medication that may help people reduce their drinking.

Participation is confidential and requires 13 visits over about 30 weeks. Participation is confidential. Compensation is provided for your time.

For more information, please call 410-550-1916.

PI: Eric C. Strain, M.D.
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6. Help Us Learn Why Drugs Affect People Differently

Are you over 21 years old, healthy and willing to live at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for five days?

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are conducting a research study to learn more about how drugs affect people differently. If you qualify, you will be compensated for your time (up to $750).

Call 410-550-9799 to learn whether or not you are eligible.

PI: Kelly Dunn, Ph.D.
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7. Have You Ever Tried Alcohol Mixed With An Energy Drink?

Healthy men and women aged 21 to 50 are needed for a research study at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

The study involves testing the effects of of alcohol and caffeine on decision-making. Participation involves an initial screening session (about four hours) and four experimental sessions (about eight hours each).

Volunteers who complete the study will receive $410-550 for participation.

For more information, please call 410-550-0009.

PI: Roland Griffiths, Ph.D.
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8. Are You Having Problems With Heroin and Cocaine Use?

If you answered yes, you may qualify to enter a methadone treatment program as part of a 30-week research study.

You can earn up to $900 for research participation. Scheduling is flexible, confidential and you will be compensated for your time.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 410-550-1927.

PI: Maxine Stitzer, Ph.D.
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9. Investigational Treatment for Opiod Withdrawal

Are you or someone you know currently addicted to heroin or prescription pain relievers and seeking treatment?

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center are conducting an inpatient research study to test an investigational medication for opioid withdrawal. Participation requires you to live on our Residential Research Unit for up to 28 days.

If you qualify, you will receive study-related care at no cost and you will be compensated. Compensation is available up to $700.

Call 410-550-0490 for more information and to find out if you are eligible to participate.

PI: Eric Strain, Ph.D.
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