CONTACT: DAVE PEDERSEN
2130 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-8032; fax (319) 335-8034
Participants needed for UI depression study
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Men and women ages 18-65 with moderate to severe
depression are invited to take part in a research study at the University
of Iowa College of Medicine.
UI researchers, led by Russell Noyes, M.D., professor of psychiatry,
will test the effectiveness of a new medication for the treatment of depression.
Study participants will be asked to take either the drug or a placebo daily
for nine weeks. All visits to the UI, lab work, study medication and parking
costs will be provided to eligible participants at no charge.
For more information, call Rachel Happel, study coordinator, at (319)