Are You Interested in Quitting Smoking?

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Addiction

Are you a daily smoker intending to quit? The Nicotine Dependence Clinic invites individuals who wish to quit smoking to participate in a research study involving non-invasive brain stimulation and varenicline (Champix). This is a treatment study, medication will be provided free of charge. Financial compensation will be provided. Must be available on weekdays.

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Your Impact

Optimizing treatments for smoking cessation is of vital importance to decrease the rate of smoking-related diseases in the developed world.

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

19 to 65 years old

Aged 19-65

Intending to quit smoking

Not taking any drugs or medications that could interact with the treatment

Not pregnant, trying to conceive or breastfeeding

Able to attend 10 consecutive weekday sessions and 5 booster sessions

Able to attend three MRI brain scan session (1 hour each)

Study Tasks

TDCS Sessions
MRI Scans
Read behavioural counselling material


This study has been approved by the CAMH Research Ethics Board (044-2016)



Activity and Time

Health and Wellness

Clinical Trial

Weekdays, Weeknights

18 hours total, 22 sessions


Up to $660 

Study Address

175 College St Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5T 1P7

Posting date: Feb 11, 2020

Earn $660