Health Research


Healthy Volunteer Studies

If you would like to participate in health research as the healthy volunteer, below is a list of studies accepting healthy volunteers

IdStudy TitleThe Question the Study Seeks to Answer
10092Social Connections and Healthy AgingWhat effect does peer companionship have on the health and well-being of older adults over time?
10108Air Pollution Study for Older Adults (55-70 yrs)How will inhaled ozone affect heart and blood vessel function of older adults during exercise?
10122Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) studyWhat are the most informative tests that should be included in future spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) studies, when should treatments be given to SMA patients and what happens to the SMN protein level as children grow?
10138Hearing Sounds In Noise We are developing and testing computer models for hearing sounds in noise, for both normal-hearing listeners and listeners with hearing loss. The models are tested by comparing them to actual data from listeners who are detecting simple signals in noisy backgrounds.
10143Research study of C. difficile vaccine for people at risk for C. difficile infection.Will the study vaccine for C. difficile infection be safe and produce an immune response?
10151Natural History Study of the Development of Type 1 DiabetesIs Type 1 Diabetes Part of Your Family Tree?
10232National Registry of Myotonic Dystrophy (DM) and Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSHD)The goals of the National Registry are to connect patients with researchers and to study the symptoms and progression of DM and FSHD.
10247A research study looking at an antiviral medication, Nitazoxanide to see if it works to treat flu symptoms and also check the safety of this medication to treat flu symptoms.Does Nitazoxanide work to treat flu symptoms on it's own or in combination with Oseltamivir as compared with a placebo group.
10248Maximizing Achievement for High School Students How do interactions in various circumstances impact bodily responses?