Understanding the Causal Circuit Dynamics of Emotion and Cognition

The Etkin Lab is continually seeking healthy volunteers to participate in research studies on the brain. Volunteers can participate in a variety of studies, experiencing many innovative technologies in the field of neuroscience. If you are interested in helping expand current understanding of the brain, consider volunteering in one or more of our studies. Each study has a slightly different time commitment and compensation. If you find one you like, please take a look at our participant criteria, then select the Participate  button to assess your eligibility.

Study Criteria:

  • 18 and older

  • Right-handed

  • No history of mental illness or neurological disorder

Study Procedures: 

  • Electroencephalography (EEG)

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

  • Behavioral Tasks

--Sessions can be 3- 5 hours long

*Compensation is $25/hr- $50/hr

Stanford Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

401 Quarry Rd

Palo Alto, CA 94304
P: 650-725-5736 

VA Palo Alto Health Care System

3801 Miranda Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94304
P: 650-852-3355