Participate in Research

Research studies help us understand the physiological and neurological underpinnings of mental health disorders. These findings will help us develop better treatment approaches. Thank you for considering participating in our research opportunities:

Neural mechanisms of perceptual abnormalities and their malleability in body dysmorphic disorder

Principal investigator: Jamie Feusner, M.D.

Research Aim: Using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), this study characterizes visual perception of faces, and the associated brain activity patterns, under different conditions in individuals with and without body dysmorphic disorder symptoms. Please click here for further information.

If you have, or think you might have, BDD, or are a healthy control between ages 18-40 and wish to participate, please contact:

Courtney Sheen
310-206-0468
csheen@mednet.ucla.edu

Or: