MDMA Studies Sponsored by MAPS

MAPS sponsors clinical trials around the world that require human subjects. Our studies have strict enrollment criteria based on the goal of the study and the condition the study is investigating.

U.S./Canada/Israel: A Multi-Site Phase 3 Study of MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy for PTSD

We are seeking volunteers for a research study who are at least 18 years old and have been diagnosed with PTSD. You must be in good physical health to participate.

Atlanta, Georgia: Effects of MDMA on Startle Testing in Healthy Volunteers

If you have tried MDMA, you may be eligible to enroll in a study investigating the effects of MDMA on the startle response.

In order to enroll, you must be between the ages of 21 and 55 years old, must have previously used MDMA in a recreational or experimental setting and must have the ability to visually read and understand the English language. The study will require three visits. Visit 1 will require approximately 4 hours, Visit 2 will occur 24 hours after Visit 1 and will require approximately 7 hours, and Visit 3 will occur 48 hours after Visit 2 and will require approximately 1 hour.

You will receive $300 for completing the study.

All Involvement is Confidential

Location: The Brain Health Center of Emory University at Executive Park 12, Atlanta Georgia

Principal Investigator: Barbara O. Rothbaum, Ph.D.

For more information please contact:

Callan Coghlan
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