CONNECT: an MRI study of brain connectomics - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about how connections in the brain affect the ways that people think and behave.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Neurocognitive impairment

Who Can Participate in the Study?

-Men, 25-59 years old
-Native English speakers
-Willing to have an MRI

For more information about who can be in this study, please contact the study team.

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will:
-Complete 3 in-person visits over 1 year.
-Have 2 blood draws (~2 tablespoons worth each time)
-Complete Interviews with our staff
-Have memory an thinking tests
-Have 2 MRIs of your brain

The study does not involve the use of any drugs and you will not have to make any lifestyle changes.
Joining this study will not prevent you from joining other studies at Duke or anywhere else.

For more information, please visit our website:

Study Details

Full Title
A Brain Connectomics Study of Neurocognitive Function
Principal Investigator
Christina Meade
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00100085
Phase N/A
Enrollment Status
Open for Enrollment
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center