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 who are planning to have spinal fusion surgery. The purpose of this research is to find out if using a different type of bone graft is as good at fusing bones surrounding a damaged disc as using a persons own bone (autograft) and possibly donor bone (allograft). Read More
Adults ages 22-75.
Planning to undergo spinal fusion surgery.
This study enrolls children ages 5-17 with asthma. The purpose of this research study is to find out if a breathing test called FeNO changes how doctors decide to treat your asthma. The FeNO test measures the amount of nitric oxide in the air you slowly breath out of your lungs and is a test for inflammation in the lungs. The FeNO test can also help doctors determine how well your asthma medications are suppressing inflammation in the lungs. Read More
Children ages 5-17.
Diagnosis of asthma.
Patients of the UBMD Pediatrics Allergy/Immunology clinic.
This study enrolls adults ages 20+ who are having a procedure for AFib. The purpose of this study is collect information to better understand the short and long term outcomes of the devices being used to treat arrhythmia. Read More
Adults ages 20+.
Diagnosed with recurrent symptomatic Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation (AFib).
Having an ablation procedure to treat AFib.
This study enrolls adults who are hospitalized for acute ischemic stroke. The purpose of this study is to learn how safe and effective the pRESET Thrombectomy Device is for the treatment of this condition and for removing the blood clot. Read More
Adults ages 18+.
Currently admitted to the hospital for an acute ischemic stroke that began in the last 8 hours.
This study enrolls adults who are at high risk for oral cancer. The purpose of this research project is to learn about biomarkers that might signal an increased risk of oral cancer. Your involvement in this study may help people who have cancer and other diseases in the future. Read More
Adults ages 18+.
People who come to the ECMC clinic for a biopsy due to suspicious lesions and/or risk factors for oral cancer.
People with a history of head and neck cancer who have already been treated but remain on close surveillance.
People with risk factors for head and neck cancer may also be eligible for the study. Those with an increased risk of head and neck cancer include...
This study enrolls adults ages 18+ with treatment resistant depression. The purpose of this study is to learn about how well active Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) Therapy works for helping people with treatment resistant depression. Read More
-Adults ages 18+.
-Have been diagnosed with a major depressive episode where the antidepressant treatment did not adequately benefit them.
-Please contact the research team to learn about other eligibility criteria for this study.
This study enrolls patients of UBMD Orthopedics and Sports Medicine who have recently had a concussion. The purpose of this study use eye tracking software to find out if eye movement is connected to recovery time from concussions. Our goal is to find better ways to diagnose concussions and understand how severe they are. Read More
-Adults and children ages 14-40.
-Physician had diagnosed a concussion within the past 10 days.
-Patient of UBMD Orthopedics and Sports Medicine clinic.
This study enrolls adults who have had a recent stroke or stroke symptoms. The purpose of this study is to compare how well the study drug (tenecteplase) works for people with stroke symptoms. Read More
-Adults ages 18+.
-Have been diagnosed with a stroke or stroke symptoms.
-Please contact the research team for other eligibility criteria.
This study enrolls adults ages 18-65 who are generally healthy. The purpose of this research is to understand how healthy people perform active daily living activities. The goal is to develop an intuitive and easy way to control bionic arms. By participating, you can be part of research to develop a better way to help people with prosthetic limbs. Read More
-Adults ages 18-65 years old.
-Must be healthy and fit to perform active daily living tasks.