Paid Opioid Use Disorder
Research Study
The Columbia University Irving Medical Center and New York State Psychiatric Institute want to find better treatments for individuals recovering from opioid use
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New York City Metropolitan Area
Compensation is Provided
In Methadone Treatment
18-59 years old
Fast Facts
Study Background
Help our researchers find better treatments for opioid users.

Our study aims to reduce the stigma associated with methadone treatment, improve the quality of life of opioid users in recovery, and reduce the potential for relapse.

Our team will be in close contact with participants’ methadone maintenance providers before, during, and after enrollment in the study.

Join our study and receive up to $11,817 in compensation!
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Additional Information
Why is this study being done?
Our research study aims to reduce the stigma associated with methadone treatment, improve the quality of life for individuals recovering from opioid use, and reduce relapse.
Is this study for me?
You may qualify for a study if you meet the following criteria.
  • Age 18-59
  • In recovery from opioid use
  • Be in methadone program & taking 80-100 mg daily for at least 3 months
What will happen if I participate in this study?
Our team will have close contact with participants’ methadone maintenance providers before, during, and after enrollment in the study. Eligible participants will be admitted to the general clinical research unit at NYSPI and remain there for 34-44 days.
Will I be paid for being in this research study?
Patients can earn up to $11,817 for their participation in the study.
Will it cost me anything to participate in this study?
There is no cost for you to participate in our research study.