Skip to main content

Patient Recruitment Home

Current Protocols

Kids in Research

Healthy Volunteers

ResearchMatch

ResearchMatch (en español)

Participate in Clinical Studies

FAQ About Clinical Studies

Ethics in Clinical Research

Clinical Research Trials and You

CONTACT US

Call toll free: 1-800-411-1222
(TTY for the deaf or hard of hearing 1-866-411-1010)
Se habla español.
Or e-mail: prpl@cc.nih.gov

SEARCH THE STUDIES

You can search the collection of research studies being conducted at the NIH Clinical Center at Search the Studies. In addition, clinicaltrials.gov provides patients, family members, and members of the public easy and free access to information on clinical studies for a wide range of diseases and conditions.

Patient Recruitment

Are You Worried About Your Drinking?

Join NIH Research and Receive Alcohol Treatment

A sad man drinking alcohol

If you or someone you know is drinking too much, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) may be able to help. We conduct studies on how alcohol affects the body and are looking for new ways to treat alcohol problems. If you qualify, you can receive alcoholism treatment at no-cost while you participate in our research.

You may qualify if you are:

  • 18 years old or older
  • Have tried to stop drinking but can't
  • Use alcohol more than any other drug
  • Not pregnant or breastfeeding

During the study, you will:

  • Stay at the NIH Clinical Center for about 4 weeks
  • Undergo detoxification (if needed) and receive alcohol treatment
  • Complete questionnaires, have blood drawn, and have a brain scan
  • Receive compensation for your participation

Location: The NIH Clinical Center is America's research hospital and is located in Bethesda, Maryland, on the Metro red line (Medical Center stop).

For more information:
NIH Clinical Center Office of Patient Recruitment
1-800-411-1222 (refer to study 14-AA-0181)
PRPL@cc.nih.gov
TTY for the deaf or hard of hearing: 1-866-411-1010
Se habla español

Or go online:
https://go.usa.gov/xUx4C

Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

NOTE: PDF documents require the free Adobe Reader.

This page last updated on 03/07/2019

You are now leaving the NIH Clinical Center website.

This external link is provided for your convenience to offer additional information. The NIH Clinical Center is not responsible for the availability, content or accuracy of this external site.

The NIH Clinical Center does not endorse, authorize or guarantee the sponsors, information, products or services described or offered at this external site. You will be subject to the destination site’s privacy policy if you follow this link.

More information about the NIH Clinical Center Privacy and Disclaimer policy is available at http://www.cc.nih.gov/disclaimers.html