Due to COVID-19, new enrollment in research studies will be greatly limited.
If you are interested in a study, there may be a longer waiting period to receive a response to your inquiry.
View the guidance for research participants for additional information.
We are looking for pregnant women ages 18-39 to participate in a study. The purpose of the study is to learn more about factors that influence weight change during pregnancy. Read More
Women ages 18-39 who are pregnant (less than 20 weeks of gestation).
Have a singleton pregnancy (are currently pregnant with one baby).
Currently living in Erie County or Niagara County; don’t plan to move out of these two counties during this pregnancy.
We are looking for pregnant women ages 18-40 for a research study. The purpose of this study is to see whether a dietary program will prevent gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in pregnant women Read More
Women ages 18-40 who are less than 15 weeks pregnant.
We are looking for pregnant women who have quit smoking during their pregnancy for a research study. The purpose of this study is to see if this program on infant care and breastfeeding promotion can help mothers and their babies. Read More
Women age 18+.
Within 32 weeks of pregnancy.
Have quit smoking cigarettes during or before this pregnancy.
Can read, listen, and talk in English.
Varenicline (Chantix®) is the best quit smoking medication available, but even with varenicline more than half of people return to smoking within 6 months. The main purpose of this clinical research study is to definitively determine whether extended pre-quit varenicline makes it easier to quit and stay quit. Read More
Smoking at least 5 cigarettes per day for the last 6 months
Moderately motivated to quit smoking
The purpose of this study is to understand the relationship between three eye diseases (Agerelated macular degeneration, Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy and Anterior Basement membrane dystrophy). We are also trying to understand why some people develop these eye diseases and others do not. People with eye diseases as well as those without will be asked to participate in this study. Read More
Participants must be > 18 years of age and able to reliably complete study questionnaires and examination procedures.
We are looking for pregnant women who are interested in quitting smoking for a research study. The purpose of this study is to see if our program will help mothers quit smoking and improve the health of mothers and their babies. Read More
Pregnant women age 18-39.
Less than 20 weeks pregnant.
Smoke 1 or more cigarettes per day.
Willing to try to quit smoking.