Asher Center for the Study & Treatment of Depressive Disorders

The Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disorders at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has a primary mission to offer a program of cutting-edge clinical research services that contribute to breakthroughs in the scientific understanding of the mood disorders. Depressive disorders are very complex diseases, and the expanded efforts of basic and clinical scientists are needed to develop more effective diagnostic and treatment methods. We foster an intellectual environment that stimulates innovation and creativity, improves diagnostic services, and develops novel treatment and prevention strategies for mood disorders.

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Contact Us

Contact Barbara Sutcliffe for more information about the center.

Study Participants Needed

The Asher Center is currently looking for participants in a study on postpartum depression. Read the study brochure to learn more. Eligible women interested in participating should call the Asher Center toll-free at 855-99-ASHER.