Whether you are healthy or have a medical condition, there are opportunities to participate in a research study. Health research ranges from simple questionnaires or screening tests, to clinical trials of a new drug or device.
Recent evidence suggests a connection between the gut and the brain, and that certain conditions in the gut might be associated with neurological diseases. Research suggests that people with Alzheimer's Disease differ from healthy controls with respect to the bacteria (microbiome) present in the
The Clover trial is evaluating an investigational vaccine that may help to prevent Clostridium difficile infection. Participants in the study are adults 50 years of age and older, who are at risk of developing Clostridium difficile infection.
The purpose of this study is to use a new tool with near infrared light to evaluate pelvic floor muscle function after a therapeutic exercise routine. The goal is to improve bladder issues by increasing pelvic floor muscle function.
This study aims at testing visual abilities and eye movements in patients with Parkinson’s disease. In order to determine effects of healthy aging on these functions, we are looking for healthy volunteers to serve as a control group.
Target enrollment is 1000 prospectively enrolled subjects with an initial negative biopsy scheduled for repeat biopsy.
Subjects must have had their negative index prostate biopsy procedure within 30 months of being scheduled for their repeat biopsy.
tDCS (transcranial Direct Current Stimulation) is a brain stimulation technique that involves passing a very low current through the scalp to change the excitability of underlying brain regions. Moreover, yoga and meditation have recently gained popularity for their proposed health benefits.
There is a new theory that Parkinson's disease may start in the gut, but research is limited. The purpose of this study is to better understand the association between Parkinson's disease and the bacteria and fungi living in the gut and nose.
The goal of the current study is to determine the prevalence, rate, and types of pregnancy complications and early life events that may be associated with the emergence of psychosis and related metabolic disorder in patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders.
To determine how much noise is required during testing to make sure that each ear is assessed separately during an auditory assessment in infants.
MS is a disabling neurological disease with a highly variable clinical course including acute disability (relapses when symptoms appear or worsen) and disease progression (steady accumulation of disability in the absence of relapses). There is currently no approved treatment for progressive MS.