Collaboration and Open Science

As a non-profit medical research organization, Usona Institute is dedicated to working for the public good through the advancement of scientific knowledge and the alleviation of mental suffering. Guided by this purpose, Usona—along with a collection of like-minded organizations, scientists, practitioners, and philanthropists—has signed a statement to make public the scientific discoveries and processes that arise from its research.

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We believe that openness, transparency, and collaboration will move this field of scientific knowledge forward most efficiently and honorably, and we are pleased to commit ourselves to this approach.

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Usona Blinding Questionnaire: A Commitment to Transparency and Collaboration

The Usona Blinding Questionnaire is a tool designed to enhance the integrity and reliability of psychedelic clinical trials by assessing the effectiveness of blinding. By sharing this resource with the global research community, we reinforce our dedication to collective progress in the pursuit of groundbreaking discoveries in mental health.

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Usona Institute will only be able to accomplish its mission of enabling and supporting psychedelic research and regulatory approval of new therapeutic medicines through collaboration with many scientists, clinicians, research centers, expert consultants, and philanthropists globally.

We are grateful for these partnerships and collaborations with leading organizations that share our commitment to a better future for those in need.