Participate in Research

Bipolar disorder is a human condition with significant swings of mood and emotion. A person’s response to the illness, to various life circumstances and treatment can vary over time. Through our studies, we strive to make a difference for individuals and families living with bipolar disorder. Join us in the search for solutions! 

Contact our research team by phone or email. In order to determine your eligibility, we will conduct a 15 minute phone interview with you. Any information shared with our research staff will remain confidential.

Contact a Prechter Research Associate at:

Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program 

Michigan Medicine
Rachel Upjohn Building
4250 Plymouth Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2700

Phone: (877) UM-GENES (864-3637)
[email protected]

To learn more about our research studies, please visit our research pages.

Our Research Focus Areas

Longitudinal Study of Bipolar Disorder: The largest long-term research study for bipolar disorder in the nation

Longitudinal Study of Bipolar Disorder yields Seven-Factor Framework



Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology of Bipolar Disorder

Computer Technology