Vanderbilt conducts research studies and clinical trials in various divisions throughout the Medical Center. We know that figuring out where to start can be one of the biggest obstacles a volunteer faces when searching for research study opportunities.

Start over

1. Which of these statements sounds most like your reason for searching for studies?

2. Are you open to studies that are still in a very early stage?

New treatments go through a series of testing phases as part of the FDA approval process. Some of these phases look at the safety and side effects of a treatment. Other phases look at how well a treatment works in the long-term.

3. Provide additional information

All of these fields are optional, but providing more information will increase the relevance of your results.