Clinical Studies Unit


Eric Devine, PhD

The Clinical Studies Unit (CSU) was established in 1996 to support those investigators involved in clinical trials research in the department. The Director of the CSU, Dr. Eric Devine, is a clinical psychologist who has also been engaged in clinical trials research for over fifteen years, specializing in alcohol and other substance use research. The CSU facilities, located within the Psychiatry Research Center in the Doctor’s Office Building, are designed specifically to support clinical trials research and features dedicated office space, two clinical exam rooms with phlebotomy capability, a biosafety level 2 (BSL-2) laboratory and a double-locked room for storage of confidential research data.

Current clinical trials include:

For more information about any of our clinical research studies, please contact the Psychiatry Research Center at (617) 414-1990.