CAMH Research Study: Healthy Participants Wanted! $30$

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Department of Pharmacogenetics

The study will be conducted at our College St site. The visit will be around 60-90 minutes where You will answer a few questionnaires about your medical and mental health history, dietary intake, and physical activity. Your weight, height, hip+waist circumference will be measured. During this visit, you will also be asked to provide a blood sample (~40ml) and provide a stool sample. After everything is finished, you will be compensated $30 for your time. Note: The study will consist of 2 visits IF YOU ARE UNABLE/UNCOMFORTABLE WITH PROVIDING A STOOL SAMPLE ONSITE (2nd visit will just be dropping off the sample and receiving compensation).

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

16 to 45 years old

No history of mental illness and sntipsychotic medication use

Not taking medication for matabolic disorders (ex. diabetes)

Study Tasks

Provide blood sample (~40mL)
Provide stool sample via collection kit
Answer several survey questions
Have weight, height, hip/waist circumference measured


This study has been approved by CAMH's Research Ethics Board


Gut microbiome
Mental Health

Activity and Time

Health and Wellness



1.5 hour(s) per session

1 session(s)



Study Address

250 College Street Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5T 1R8

Posting date: Jun 11, 2019

Earn $30