Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disorders

Can Prenatal Plasma Oxytocin Concentration Predict Likelihood of Postpartum Depression?

An Opportunity for Early Intervention and Prevention in a Vulnerable Population

Northwestern University IRB: STU00082402
Principal Investigator:Suena H. Massey, MD

The goal of this research study is to understand the relationship between the hormone oxytocin and postpartum mood. This study is currently closed for recruitment.