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Effect of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) on the Brain with Emotions

(IRB#: IRB_00109039)

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a safe way to help a persons brain. Research is needed to understand how the brain works when a person is emotional. The information we learn will help us know the impact repeated TMS over the front of the brain has on a persons emotions.


  • All genders
  • Over 18 years old
  • Healthy Volunteers
  •   In Person
  • Paid

Who can participate?

 Gender: All genders

  Age: Over 18 years old

  Volunteers: Healthy Volunteers

   Location: In Person

Inclusion Criteria

  • Ages 18 or older
  • Speaks English
  • Healthy
  • In-person at the University of Utah

Exclusion Criteria

  • Any medical device put into the body and/or metal put in the body above the neck
  • Taking drugs for mental health and/or signs of severe depression, anxiety, or other major mental health issues
  • Past seizures, epilepsy, stroke
  • Unable to be in a small space
  • Pregnant

Will I be paid for my time?


For more information contact:

Somi Lee

  (801) 604-4252

IRB#: IRB_00109039

PI: Joseph Kim

Department: PSYCHIATRY

Approval Date: 2019-01-16 23:12:00

Study Categories: Brain Health Studies, Mental Health and Well-being Studies

Specialties: Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychology, Psychology, Clinical

Last Updated: 6/8/23