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 pharmacy students at the University at Buffalo. The purpose of this study is to design an integrative health elective for pharmacy students and evaluate their knowledge and perceptions before and after taking the elective. Read More
People ages 18+.
Students must be enrolled in the Integrative Health elective through UB's School of Pharmacy.
This study enrolls adults who are having a head or neck surgery that will remove tissue that makes saliva. This research is being done to gain a better understanding of the tissue that makes saliva (salivary gland tissue). Read More
-Adults ages 18+
-Come to the ECMC Department of Head and Neck Surgery for a procedure involving removal of salivary tissue.
This study enrolls children and young adults who have Type 1 diabetes. Young adults with Type 1 diabetes experience stress related to their disease. The purpose of this study is to compare two different surveys for learning about stress related to having Type 1 diabetes. Read More
Children ages 13-17 and adults ages 18-19.
Diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes for more than 1 year.
This study enrolls people ages 18-40. The purpose of this study is to test a wearable sensor system while participants in the study do activities that are similar to electric and gas utility workers. This research will help inform worker safety systems. Read More
This study enrolls adults with normal hearing. The purpose of this research is to find a way to provide hearing tests outside of a “sound proof” booth. This research could potentially help give more access to services and improve the accuracy of hearing screenings provided in the community. Read More
Adults ages 18+.
Hearing within normal limits.
Clear ear canals at the time of testing.
This study enrolls adults and children ages 12+ who have obesity due to rare genetic disorders. The purpose of this study is to learn whether treatment with the study drug, setmelanotide, helps people with those disorders lose weight. Read More
Adults and children ages 12+.
Rare genetic disease patient with genetically confirmed diagnosis.
Obese (measured by BMI).
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 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 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.