This study is looking for healthy controls to participate in an MRI scan. Healthy controls will be chosen based on age and sex to match a group of patients already recruited for the study. This study requires volunteers to participate in two MRI scans that will be conducted at the Foothills Hospital location. The first scan will be after study enrollment and the second will be a follow-up scan a year later.


Currently recruiting participants: Yes

Eligible gender: Male, Female, Transgender, Other

Eligible ages: 18 to 90

Accepts healthy participants: Yes

Inclusion criteria:

1. Adults age 18 years or older who report being in good health.
2. Subjects on stable antidepressant medications for at least 3 months may be enrolled into this study (i.e., no change in medication drug or dosage for 3 months).

Exclusion criteria:

1. History of neurological disease.
2. Family history of movement disorder.
3. Subjects with standard contraindications for MR imaging such as non-MRI compatible implanted metallic devices including cardiac pacemakers, size limitations, etc.


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Courtney Collins, Research Assistant

Principal investigator:

Zelma Kiss

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