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Showing 1 - 10 of 274 Clinical Trials
Description:
The University at Buffalo (UB) is looking for healthy volunteers to participate in an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) and PET (positron emission tomography) scan study. The goal of this study is to see how microglia cells (found in the brain and spinal cord) relate to the development of multiple sclerosis. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults 18
65 years old
Not currently pregnant
Have not been diagnosed with any medical conditions affecting the brain.
Contact(s)
CHERYL KENNEDY
clk2@buffalo.edu
+1 716-888-4847
Description:
The University at Buffalo (UB) Department of Medicine is looking for adult volunteers aged 65 and older who are considered to be obese to participate in a weight loss study. The goal of this study is to see if a medication (Semaglutide) combined with normal a weight loss program can help older adults to manage their weight. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults 65 years old and older
Considered to be obese
Able to perform exercise tasks
Able to follow nutrition training
Fluent in English
Contact(s)
HUSAM GHANIM
ghanim@buffalo.edu
+1 716-881-8924
Description:
The University at Buffalo (UB) is looking for volunteers to join a long COVID-19 registry. Our goal is to build a registry of local Western New York community members who are experiencing the effects of long COVID-19 infection. This registry will help us to share news about long COVID-19 as we learn more about this condition. UB researchers will also use the registry to communicate information about studies recruiting volunteers with long COVID-19. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults over the age of 18 years old
Experiencing symptoms of long COVID-19 infection
Live in one of the eight counties of Western New York (Niagara, Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Allegany, Wyoming, Genesee, and Orleans)
Contact(s)
Sarah Thomas
sathomas@buffalo.edu
+1 888-888-8888
Description:
The BRIGHT Study for Parents of Kids and Teens Read More
Eligibility:
Adults 18 years or older
Have at least one child/teenager under the age of 18 living at home
Within the last 6 months have had trouble keeping enough food in your home
Have reliable home internet access
Have a smart phone
Contact(s)
JENNIFER TEMPLE
jltemple@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-5593
Description:
The University at Buffalo (UB) Department of Rehabilitation Sciences is looking for adult volunteers with and without spinal cord injuries to participate in an exercise study. The goal of the study is to learn more about the brain and bodily responses to exercise in people with and without spinal cord injuries. The results of this study will hopefully improve the quality of life for adults with spinal cord injuries. Read More
Eligibility:
Adults between the ages of 18-55 years old Adults with a spinal cord injury (at least 6 months after the initial injury) Adults without a spinal cord injury Reliable transportation to attend two study visits on the UB South Campus (at Main Street and Bailey Avenue)
Contact(s)
Wenjie Ji
wji4@buffalo.edu
Description:
The University at Buffalo (UB) Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences is looking for healthy adult volunteers to participate in an exercise study. The goal of the study is to look at bodily changes that wildland firefighters experience when working in different hot conditions. Read More
Eligibility:
Healthy adults 18-39 years old Exercise regularly (at least 2.5 hours of moderate exercise a week or 1.25 hours of vigorous exercise per week) Not currently using tobacco products or have regularly used in the last 2 years Not currently pregnant or breastfeeding Does not have hypertension (high blood pressure) or tachycardia (heart that beats faster than normal, greater than 100 beats per minu...
Contact(s)
Nathan Bartman
nbartman@buffalo.edu
+1 518-269-0081
Description:
This study is recruiting volunteers for a dental study through the University at Buffalo (UB) Microbiome Center in the UB School of Dental Medicine. The study team is researching if they can make accurate copies of bacteria patterns in mouth plaque (the “stuff” that collects between gums and teeth). The results of the study will help dentists to better understand how gum disease develops and comes back over time. Read More
Eligibility:
1. At least 21 years old 2. Have at least sixteen (16) teeth 3. Not currently pregnant 4. Not currently wearing braces or orthodontic appliances
Contact(s)
Patricia Diaz-Moreno
pidiazmo@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-5822
Description:
The UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Division of Behavioral Medicine (DBM) is looking for adult volunteers to participate in the EPPIC (Easing Pelvic Pain Interventions Clinical Research Program). The goal of this National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded study is to determine the effectiveness of different behavioral therapies for controlling urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome (UCPPS), why they work, for whom they are most effective, and durability of treatment gains (or how long they last). This is a non-drug treatment study and volunteers will receive payment for their participation in the study. Read More
Eligibility:
1) Male or females between the ages of 18-70 years old 2) Experience pelvic pain symptoms for at least 3 months 3) Diagnosis of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS) or chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPP) 4) Access to a telephone and computer/smartphone 5) Reliable transportation
Contact(s)
Patricia O'LEARY
pcoleary@buffalo.edu
+1 716-898-6254
Description:
This study is recruiting patients diagnosed with rapid-onset dystonia-parkinsonism (RDP). RDP is a rare movement disorder. It has symptoms of both dystonia (lasting muscle contractions) and Parkinson’s Disease (presence of tremor in one hand and a stiffness or slowing of movement). Patients may develop RDP suddenly or gradually over time. Read More
Eligibility:
1) Patients with known/suspected RDP gene mutation OR those who have been identified as carriers/family members of someone with an RDP gene mutation 2)Patients who were previously enrolled in an earlier version of this study 3) 18 months of age or older 4) Access to Wi-Fi and a smart device (for example, a smartphone, laptop, tablet)
Contact(s)
REBECCA FIRTH
rsfirth@buffalo.edu
+1 716-881-7461
Description:
This study is for participants diagnosed with complex heart disease and reduce left heart function and involves a heart procedure called a Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI). Participants may be eligible for this study if their doctor has determined that an Impella® device could be beneficial during the PCI procedure. The goal of this study is to assess if using the Impella® device during high-risk PCI procedures will result in an improvement in symptoms, heart function and health after the heart procedure compared to the current standard of care. Read More
Eligibility:
1. Between the ages of 18 - 90 years old 2. Clinical presentation and baseline left ventricular function are as follows (either 2A or 2B must be present): 2A. Subject has CCS or NSTEMI with an LVEF ≤40% OR 2B. Subject has STEMI ≥24 hours and <30 days after symptom onset with an LVEF ≤30% 3. Local heart team (interventional cardiologist and cardiac surgeon) has determine...
Contact(s)
DAWN HOLLER
dlh68@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-6115
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