Clinical Trials / Research Studies
Mental Health

Anxiety Study for Preteens and Teens 12 to 17 Years Old

Cincinnati Children's and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine are conducting a research study, sometimes known as a clinical trial or clinical study, to evaluate which patients respond best to a medication treatment for anxiety. ...More

Autism Study for Teens and Adults 14 to 25 Years Old

Cincinnati Children's is conducting a research study to determine whether repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is an effective treatment for treatment-resistant major depressive disorder in people with autism. The study involves 15 study visits (some virtual) with TMS treatment, cogni ...More

Short-Term Depression Study for Preteens and Teens With Major Depressive Disorder

This is a University of Cincinnati research study to see if a study medication as an add-on treatment to a current antidepressant is safe for treating patients with major depressive disorder. ...More

Study for Teens and Adults 14 to 21 Years Old With a Family History of Bipolar Disorder

The University of Cincinnati is conducting a research study, sometimes known as a clinical trial or clinical study, to compare changes in brain activity in youth with a bipolar I family history. ...More

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Cincinnati Children’s is involved in research because it is very important to understanding diseases and developing ways to prevent and treat health problems in children, as well as adults. Learn more about how you can help. Contact us at or 513-636-0098. Or, enroll in our database to be notified about future studies by completing an online sign up form.

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The Office for Clinical and Translational Research at Cincinnati Children’s provides sponsors and investigators with comprehensive support services, research tools, personnel and facilities to conduct or facilitate pediatric and adult clinical research studies. Contact us at or 513-636-0314.