Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Research Training

    The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Cincinnati Children’s has a strong interest in promoting clinical research experiences for residents. Residents may participate in a variety of research protocols with faculty members.

    Ongoing Research Studies

    The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Cincinnati Children’s has a strong interest in promoting clinical research experiences for residents.Studies under way in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry include the following:

    • Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of an Antidepressant in Children and Adolescents with Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    • Clonidine in ADHD Treatment
    • Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor in Treatment of ADHD
    • Use of a Transdermal Patch in the Treatment of ADHD
    • Antipsychotic in the Treatment of Adolescents with Mania
    • Adolescent Body Dysmorphic Disorder
    • A Selective Irreversible Inhibitor of MAO-B
    • SSRI Open-Label Treatment of Depression
    • Open Label Extension Study of an SSRI Treatment in Depressed Adolescents and Children
    • Open Label, Long-Term Safety Study of an Antidepressant in Children and Adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder
    • Evaluation of PK, Safety and Tolerability of an Antidepressant in Pediatric and Adult Patients with Depression
    • Multi-center, Double-blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of an Antidepressant in Depressed Adolescents
    • Multi-center Study to Assess the Pharmacokinetics of an Anti-depressant in Children and Adolescents diagnosed with Depression or OCD
    • Multi-center, Open-label Study to Assess Long-term Safety of an Antidepressant in Children and Adolescents with Depression or OCD
    • Genetic Differences in Response to a Clomipramine in Patients with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Pulse Loaded, I.V. Clomipramine in Unresponsive Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    • Randomized, Multi-center, 10 week, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Flexible-Dose Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of a SSRI in Children and Adolescents with OCD
    • 16 week, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Investigate the Efficacy and Tolerability of an SSRI in the Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Social Anxiety Disorder / Social Phobia
    • Antiparkinsonian Drug in Treatment of Tourette Syndrome
    • Controlled Comparison of an Antipsychotic and a Neuroleptic Drug