Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Models of Risk for PTSD

Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013

Principal Investigator: Uma Rao, M.B.B.S.

Other researchers: Matt Morris


Have you experienced an assault in the past month?

If you are female and between 18 and 30 years old and have experienced physical or sexual assault in the past month, you may be eligible to participate in a research study conducted at Meharry Medical College.

You will be financially compensated for your participation. As part of the study you will receive regular assessments of mental health difficulties over a 5-month period. We will also provide you with information regarding treatment options and providers.

We are also interested in seeing 18 to 30 year old women who have never experienced any incident involving physical or sexual assault.

Participant Criteria

Females between 18 and 30 years old who have experienced physical or sexual assault in the past month, or who have never experienced physical or sexual assault.


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