Stanford Pediatric Mood Disorders Program: Food and Mood Research Study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Palo Alto
School-Aged, Preteens, Teens

Dear Parents:

Come participate in the Stanford Food and Mood study and get pictures of your brain!

Eligible participants
• are between 9-17 years old
• are experiencing low moods or irritability
• have a body mass index (BMI) greater than the 85th percentile
• do not have braces or metal in their body

Participants come in for clinical and cognitive evaluations, an MRI brain scan, and a blood test 3 times over 2 years.

Participants receive $325 for completing the study.

To learn more about the study and to see if your child is eligible, visit, or contact us at 650-721-4049. 
For general information about participation rights, contact 1-866-680-2906.

Nicholas Rodriguez
nrodrigu [at]