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.
This study enrolls adults with head and neck cancer. The purpose of the study is to learn if a light device used in the mouth during chemotherapy and radiation can help prevent oral mucositis. Read More
Diagnosed with cancer (pathologically confirmed squamous cell carcinoma) of the oral cavity, oropharynx, tonsil or base of tongue.
Scheduled to have a continuous course of Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) over an estimated 6 to 8 weeks.
We are looking for adults in romantic relationships whose partners drink alcohol. This interview study is being done to learn more about the ways that individuals may interact with their romantic partners regarding their partner’s drinking. Participation involves a brief online questionnaire and a one-time individual or group interview conducted by phone or online video conference. Interviews will last approximately 90 minutes, and participants will be compensated with a $40 gift card. Read More
Adults ages 18+
In a romantic relationship
Living with your spouse/partner
Your partner drinks alcohol
This study enrolls children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and healthy children in a research study. The purpose of this study is to learn about how environmental factors can change the risk of ASD associated with genetic factors. Read More
Children ages 2-8 years old.
Children who have recently been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder OR generally healthy children.
Children are patients in participating clinics ( including the Autism Spectrum Disorder Center at Oishei Children’s Hospital, Oishei Children’s Hospital inpatient/outpatient clinics, or other UB affiliated participating general pediatric outpatie...
We are looking for people with MS who have dysarthria and their caregivers for this research study. The purpose of this study is to find out is a software application can improve quality of life by making speech easier to understand. Read More
Adults ages 18-75.
Have been diagnosed with MS and moderate-severe dysarthria.
Have an iPhone or iPad.
We need your help to understand the impact of the COVID-19 and the "shelter-in-place (stay-at-home)" guidelines on mental health. This study is an online survey that takes about 10 minutes to complete. Read More
This study enrolls people who experience tinnitus (ringing in their ears) and people who do not have tinnitus. Tinnitus is not able to be measured, and the purpose of this study is to try to measure brain activity signals to detect the signs of tinnitus which may help lead to better future treatments. Read More
Adults ages 18-70 who experience tinnitus
Adults ages 18-70 who do not experience tinnitus
This study enrolls professional ice-hockey players. The purpose of this study is to determine if the Buffalo Concussion Physical Examination is useful for diagnosing concussions and recovery from concussion of professional hockey players. Read More
Professional Ice Hockey players age 18-45
No neurological problems or history of severe brain injury
This study enrolls people who have been diagnosed with an ischemic stroke, a type of stroke where an artery in your brain has been blocked by a blood clot. The purpose of this study is to collect information (data) on medical devices used in the procedure to remove the blood clot and look at the success and related to different medical devices. Read More
Adults ages 18+
Diagnosed with ischemic stroke and planning to undergo procedure to remove blood clot