ACTIVE STUDIES

Researchers at the Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology are seeking volunteers for various studies.  Your participation in this research will advance scientific knowledge and may contribute to helping others.  Information about each study is listed below. 

Active Enrolling

Neuroimaging of Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors

Jennifer Barredo, PhD

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The Role of M1 Leg Area in Volitional and Stereotyped Control of the Lower Limb

David Borton, PhD

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Feasibility of the BrainGate System for Veterans with ALS

Leigh R. Hochberg, MD, PhD

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Neuroimaging Biomarker for Seizures

W. Curt LaFrance, Jr., MD, MPH

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hdEEG Dynamics and Upper Extremity Kinematics in Healthy Participants

David J. Lin, MD

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sTMS Administration for Substance Use-Disordered Veterans

John E. McGeary, PhD

Longitudinal Assessment of the Sleep-Suicide Link in Veterans Discharged from Inpatient Psychiatric Care Sub study: The Feasibility of Recording Sleep Data from Veterans Hospitalized for Suicidality

John E. McGeary, PhD

Investigating Biomarkers of Recurrent Homelessness in Veterans Pilot Study

John E. McGeary , PhD

Effect of tDCS timing on safety memory in PTSD at VA

Noah Philip, MD

Neuroimaging of a Combined Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Brief Cognitive Therapy to Reduce Veteran Suicide

Jennifer Primack, PhD, Noah Philip, MD, Jennifer Barredo, PhD

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Testing an Intelligent Visual Prosthesis

John D. Simeral, PhD, Michael Paradiso, PhD

Combined Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation and Virtual Reality for PTSD

Mascha van 't Wout-Frank, PhD, Noah Philip, MD

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Modulating Context Generalization through transcranial Direct Current Stimulation

Mascha van 't Wout-Frank, PhD

Other Active Studies

Principal Investigator Study Title Clinical Trials.gov URL
  • Jennifer Barredo, PhD
Suicide Risk and Emergency Psychiatric Service Utilization during the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • David Borton, PhD
Pilot 3D in vitro platform to facilitate the development of reliable brain interfaces
  • Erica M. Eaton, PhD
Mindful Self-Compassion for combat deployed Veterans with Moral Injury and co-occurring PTSD-SUD Study and Recruitment Information
  • Benjamin Greenberg, MD, PhD
Toward Application of Neurotechnology in Chronic Pain: Mapping Neural Mechanisms of Mindfulness-Based Care for Chronic Pain (MBCP) Treatment
  • Benjamin Greenberg, MD, PhD
Neurocircuitry of OCD: Effects of Modulation Study and Recruitment Information
  • Leigh R. Hochberg, MD, PhD
hdEEG dynamics and upper extremity kinematics in healthy participants
  • Leigh R. Hochberg, MD, PhD
Creation of high density EEG Systems
  • William C. LaFrance, Jr., MD, MPH
Medication Usage in Nonepileptic Seizures (NES)
  • David Lin, MD
Targeting Neuroplasticity with Brain Computer Interfaces to Maximize Motor Recovery for Veterans with Stroke
  • Noah Philip, MD
Synchronized TMS for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Comorbid Depressive Symptoms Study and Recruitment Information
  • Noah Philip, MD
Pilot Testing of Theta-Burst Neuromodulation for Chronic PTSD Study and Recruitment Information
  • Noah Philip, MD
5 Hz Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder comorbid with Major Depressive Disorder Study and Recruitment Information
  • Noah Philip, MD
Working Memory Training combined with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Smokers: 2×2 Factorial Study Study and Recruitment Information
  • Noah Philip, MD
Assessing an electroencephalography (EEG) biomarker of response to transcranial magnetic stimulation for major depression
  • Noah Philip, MD
TMS Outcomes at the Providence VA
  • Noah Philip, MD
Closed-Loop Feedback Control for Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation
  • Noah Philip, MD
PTSD and the Default Network: Developing Imaging Phenotypes
  • Noah Philip, MD
Low intensity focused ultrasound: a new paradigm for depression and anxiety
  • Linda J. Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Implanted Somatosensory Electrical Neurostimulation and Sensing (iSens) System
  • Linda J. Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Evaluating the impact of prosthetic device features on the experience of prosthesis use
  • Linda J. Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Needs, Preferences and Functional Abilities of Veterans and Service Members with Upper Limb Amputation
  • Linda J. Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Learning Health Systems Rehabilitation Research Network
  • Linda J. Resnik, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Neural Interfaces for Prosthesis Sensory Feedback
  • Mary Tracie Shea, PhD
Treatment of Trauma-Related Anger in OEF/OIF/OND Veterans Study and Recruitment Information
  • Mary Tracie Shea, PhD
Comparative Effectiveness of Two Treatments for Veterans with PTSD Study and Recruitment Information
  • Mary Tracie Shea, PhD
Connecting Women to Care: Home Based Psychotherapy for Women with PTSD Living in Rural Areas Study and Recruitment Information
  • Mary Tracie Shea, PhD
Identification of Risk Factors for Chronic PTSD
  • John Simeral, PhD
Blindness and Low Vision Needs Analysis
  • John Simeral, PhD
Deployment of a Mobile Broadband BCI
  • Mascha van 't Wout-Frank, PhD
Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation-Augmentation of Virtual Reality Exposure for PTSD: A Feasibility Pilot Study
  • Amin Zand Vakili, MD, PhD
Machine Learning to Predict Clinical Response to Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: A Resting State Electroencephalography Study Study and Recruitment Information