Participants Needed for Research Study on Emotions

Research Study

We are currently inviting adults with autism spectrum disorders to participate in a study about emotions and social decision making in the brain. Participants will complete 1-2 hours of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scanning and additional behavioral assessments outside the scanner. Participants receive $20/hour for behavioral testing and $30/hour for brain imaging.

Participants must meet the following criteria:

  • 18 to 45 years old
  • Fluent English speaker
  • Diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder
  • Weigh less than 200 pounds
  • No metal in the body (braces, pacemaker, IUD, etc.)

Contact: ahaskins@mit.edu
Website: autismresearch.mit.edu/signup