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Clinical Trials

As part of an academic medical center, the Department of Preventive Medicine aims to improve the human health through scientific research, and clinical trials play a major role. Clinical trials test or study drugs, surgical procedures, medical devices or interventions with human subjects. They look to determine their safety and effectiveness in relation to treating specific diseases. 

Browse our active clinical trials below, and visit the Clinical Trials Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

Trials

CENTER FOR BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTION TECHNOLOGIES (CBITs) RESEARCH SUBJECT RECRUITMENT REGISTRY

WHAT IS THE REGISTRY ABOUT? Becoming a member of this registry allows researchers at Northwestern University to get in touch with you to see if you might be interested in and eligible to participate in different research studies at CBITs. The research conducted at CBITs generally involves evaluating different aspects …
WHAT IS THE REGISTRY ABOUT? Becoming a member of this registry allows researchers at Northwestern University to get in touch with you to see if you might be interested in and eligible to participate in different research studies at CBITs. The research conducted at CBITs generally involves evaluating different aspects of technology-assisted health interventions. WHAT WILL I BE ASKED TO DO? You will be asked to provide some basic contact and background information, as well as continue on to complete a brief survey. There is no cost to join the registry. You can read more about the current studies and sign up for the registry on our website: http://cbitshealth.northwestern.edu
If you're an adult (18 years or older), living in the United States, who speaks English, and has Internet access, you may be eligible to join.
Mohr, David CMohr, David C
STU00076804
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NIH All of Us Research Program Precision Medicine Initiative® Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program Healthcare Provider Organization Enrollment Centers

 Research Program in Illinois. The mission of this ambitious National Institutes of Health (NIH) initiative is to speed up health research and medical breakthroughs. To do this, the All of Us Research Program is asking one million people to lead the way to provide the types of information that can help us create individualized prevention, treatment, and care for all of us. Visit nm.org/joinallofus to learn more and enroll.WHATARE THE BENEFITS OF JOINING?·      ·      ·       WHATWOULD I NEED TO DO?·      ·      ·      Visit an All of Us Participant Center for physical measurements (bloodpressure, height, weight, waist/hip, & heart rate) and biosamples (blood& urine)Participants receive a $25 payment for completing all researchcomponents.You will also receive a voucher for free parking.
- 18 years of age or older- Currently live in the United States
Greenland, PhilipGreenland, Philip
  • Map it 201 E. Huron St.
    Chicago, IL
STU00204480
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Evaluating the EVO treatment optimized for resource constraints: Elements Vital to treat Obesity

EVO is a 12-month healthy lifestyle and weight loss research study taking place in the Department of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University. Researchers are looking to determine the best strategy for weight loss and healthy living. Participants enroll in the 12-month study and receive a free 6-month …
EVO is a 12-month healthy lifestyle and weight loss research study taking place in the Department of Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University. Researchers are looking to determine the best strategy for weight loss and healthy living. Participants enroll in the 12-month study and receive a free 6-month health program.
You are between the ages of 18 - 70 years old. You are NOT currently pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding.You do NOT have an unstable medical condition.You own an Android or iPhone smartphone.You are willing to track your lifestyle behaviors for 6 months, and attend remote sessions with study staff over the course of 12 months.
Pfammatter, Angela FidlerPfammatter, Angela Fidler
  • Map it 680 N. Lake Shore Drive Suite 1410
    Chicago, IL
STU00212742
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