A clinical trial is a research study designed to examine the safety and effectiveness of a specific drug, device, diagnostic product, or treatment. They may also involve prevention trials, screening trails, and quality of life trials.
The Westside Medical Center Research Department conducts medical research studies for pharmaceutical companies. We have been conducting research studies for over 35 years and we continue to need people to participate in these medical research studies.
These research studies may provide study medication and study-related assessments. These assessments may include physical exams, ECG’s, x-rays and laboratory tests as well as other diagnostic tests.
There is no cost to you for participation and compensation may be provided for time and travel.
We are currently recruiting patients for the following research studies:
- Diabetic Kidney Disease
- Diabetes Mellitus
If you are interested in learning more about participating in one of these studies, please contact the Research Department at (269) 372-7458.