Maternal Substance Use Study

New and Expecting Moms who have not used cocaine during pregnancy, but have used other substances such as marijuana, alcohol, opiates or nicotine at any time during pregnancy are needed for UNC Mother Infant Research Studies.

Mother & infant brunetteParticipation Includes:

    • Brain Imaging (MRI) of sleeping infant’s brain at 2 - 4 weeks old (no sedation or radiation).
    • Interview and questionnaires for mother after infant brain imaging.

  Participants earn up to $100 in Wal-Mart gift cards


   Free parking or transportation for study visits.

All information collected in this research study is strictly confidential.

This study is coordinated by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and
sponsored by the National Institute of Drug Abuse and the National Institutes of Health.


Please contact us if you are interested in learning more or would like to participate in the study:
Email ,
Call 919-966-2549,
or Click here to request that we contact you.