The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences’ robust translational research program not only brings the newest scientific discoveries to patients, it also gives patients many opportunities to participate in clinical trials of leading-edge mental health treatments.
Our research initiatives examine mental health issues that include, but are not limited to:
Please note that this is only a small sampling of our research initiatives. Many of our clinical programs also conduct ongoing mental health research trials that may be accessible to eligible and interested patients and families. Speak with your Duke mental health practitioner to find out if there are any current clinical trials of your particular issue.