Research Assessment Services Core

Research Assessment Services Core

The Research Assessment Services Core (RASC) provides a wide range of scientific measurement methodologies for the study of eating behavior, eating disorders and related mechanistic constructs, which can be utilized by Project Directors and other collaborating scientists and trainees in their proposed projects.

Our services:

Eating Behavior and Assessment Lab

  • Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA)
  • Feeding laboratory
  • Dietary intake

Neuroimaging and Neurobiological Assessment

  • Neuroimaging
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
  • Physiological assessment
  • Bioassay services

Psychopathology Assessment

  • Self-report instruments
  • Semi-structured clinical interviews

Cognitive Assessment

  • Laboratory cognitive assessment
  • Momentary cognitive assessment
  • Visual perception tasks


  • Microbiome
  • Genetics