Finding Novel Ways to Improve Well-Being in Caregivers of Patients with Bipolar Disorder

In this research study, we are seeking to find novel ways to improve well-being in spouses and partners of individuals with bipolar disorder.

We are currently recruiting:

  • Spouse or partner of a person with Bipolar Disorder

Compensation: Yes

Contact:
PIRL-M@uth.tmc.edu
713-486-2515
713-500-2068


Endophenotypes of Bipolar Disorder

A sibling study for same-sex patients within 10 years of each other, where one sibling has been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder.

We are currently recruiting:

  • Adults, ages 18-65
  • Suffering from Bipolar Disorder
  • Have a same gender sibling who does not suffer from Bipolar Disorder

Compensation: Yes

Contact:
utmooddisorders@uth.tmc.edu
713-486-2627


Genetics of Bipolar Disorder

We are currently recruiting:

  • Adults, ages 18-65
  • Suffering from Bipolar Disorder

Compensation: Yes

Contact:
utmooddisorders@uth.tmc.edu
713-486-2627


Schizophrenia, Schizophreniform or Bipolar I Disorder: Body Weight Trial

Olanzapine is an atypical antipsychotic that has been approved by a number of different countries to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. A common side effect of olanzapine is that it causes weight gain. ALKS 3831 is designed to reduce some of olanzapine’s weight gain. This study will see if there is a reduction in weight gain when ALKS 3831 is given to adolescents and young adults.

We are currently recruiting:

  • Adolescents, ages 16-17
  • Adults, ages 18-39
  • Diagnosed with Schizophrenia, Schizophreniform or Bipolar I Disorder

Compensation: Yes

Contact:
utmooddisorders@uth.tmc.edu
713-486-2627