The NYU Child Study Center conducts studies through its institutes in order to better understand the origins, prevention, and treatment of psychiatric illness in children. These research studies often have clinical treatment components, allowing participants to derive the benefits of the latest advances in the field. By participating in research trials, patients assist in one of the fundamental processes for the advancement of scientific knowledge. The process includes many safeguards for the protection of participants and their families.
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