|If you are interested in participating in health and wellness research at Northwestern, please call 1-855-NU-STUDY to speak with someone about your interests and available opportunities.|
|The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine maintains a list of active clinical trials at the school and its clinical affiliates.|
You may join the NU Registry, by answering a few simple survey questions. You may become eligible to be contacted for future research opportunities. Healthy people and people with illnesses are encouraged to register here.
Additionally, you may sign up online to be contacted by researchers across the nation who think you'll be a good match to their study using ResearchMatch.org. Contact NU Institutional Liaison should you have additional questions or require assistance with using ResearchMatch (Ashley Sipocz firstname.lastname@example.org).
If you are a faculty or staff member looking for help with conducting clinical research, please contact one of our RESEARCH NAVIGATORS.
Resources for Participants
- What is a Clinical Trial? - "Clinical trials are research studies in which people help doctors find ways to improve health... Each study tries to answer scientific questions and to find better ways to prevent, diagnose, or treat [the illness]." - National Cancer Institute
- Understanding Clinical Trials (FAQ page on ClinicalTrials.gov)
- Directions and information for participants enrolled in studies
Other Places to Participate in Research
- Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
- Northwestern Memorial Hospital Research Studies
- Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
- Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies
- Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer Disease Center at Northwestern
- Illinois Women's Health Registry
- Department of Preventive Medicine
- Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center