Research at Butler Hospital

Our Research Programs

Affiliated with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital’s clinical research trials provide valuable information on brain-based diseases. Through our research, new treatments are being discovered for diseases including depression and anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Alzheimer’s disease, Movement Disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease, and addictions.


Butler Hospital
345 Blackstone Blvd.
Providence, RI 02906

Explore Our Current Studies

Learn more about Butler Hospital's research relating to mood disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorders, memory disorders, movement disorders as well as other studies researching aspects of mental health.

To view our current studies, click here.

The purpose of this study is to understand how best to help people living with HIV increase their physical activity. We ...
The purpose of the study is to find out if the at-home use of Alpha Stim Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES) is an ...
The Neurodegeneration-Associated Psychiatric Syndromes (NAPS) study is an observational study to look at how dementia (s...