Smiling kids. Study for Children and Teens 5 to 17 Years Old Who Have Asthma

Pediatric Environmental Exposures Study (PEES)

What: A study to learn more about the role that the environment plays in determining why some children develop worse allergy and asthma symptoms than others

Who: Children and teens 5 to 17 years old who:

  • Have a diagnosis of asthma, and
  • Are taking a controller medication

Pay: Families may receive up to $40 for this one-visit study.

Contact: PEES Asthma Research | 513-549-6133 | PEES@cchmc.org or visit the Pediatric Environmental Exposure Study website to see if your child is eligible.

Kids reading. Reading Difficulties Study for Children 8 to 12 Years Old

Reading Intervention Training and MRI Study

What: This is a research study to compare the brain activity of children who have reading difficulties to that of typical readers following a training program. Some participants may also be asked to have an MRI.

Who: Children 8 to 12 years old who:

  • Have reading difficulties and
  • Have no history of mental illness or head trauma

Pay: Up to $150 for two visits ($75 each visit) and reading intervention training at no charge

Contact: Shelley Randall | 513-803-4279 | shelley.randall@cchmc.org