Clinical Trials In New York City
Clinical Trials in the Big Apple
There are many reasons to do clinical trials. You may want some extra spending money or you want to donate your body to science before you die or you want access to a not-yet-approved medication. New York has dozens of places to become a human guinea pig subject, but they can be difficult to find.
Clinical Trials on the Upper East Side of Manhattan - aka Hospital Land
- Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University at New York Presbyterian Hospital
Cancer trials separated by type.
- Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) Clinical Trials
Founded in 1863, Hospital for Special Surgery is the nation’s oldest orthopedic hospital. Clinical trials include those for Arthritis, Knee Conditions (including ACL), Lupus, Scleroderma, and Osteoporosis, among others.
- Joint Clinical Trials Office of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College
Studies are listed by disease or condition. Link for healthy volunteers at the bottom.
- The Rockefeller University Hospital
There are a large number of studies here and they are listed in a very easy to use manner for both healthy and non-healthy volunteers.
- The Rogosin Institute
The Rogosin Institute (RI) was established in 1983 as an independent, not-for-profit institution for research, treatment and education in kidney disease (including dialysis and transplantation) and cardiovascular disease (secondary to cholesterol and
- Weill Cornell Department of Medicine Clinical Trials
There are a huge number of clinical trials that are accessible from this page and it includes a page for healthy volunteers as well.
Clinical Trials on the Upper East Side
Clinical Trials at Hospitals - Places Other Than the Upper East Side
Here is an ever growing list of where you can participate in clinical trials in New York City.
- The Infectious Diseases/AIDS Clinical Trial Unit of Beth Israel Hospital
Since 1987, the Infectious Diseases/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (IDACTU) at New York City's Beth Israel Medical Center has been at the forefront of the fight to improve the clinical care and quality of life for people living with HIV AIDS.
- Beth Israel Medical Center - Chronic Pain Trials
At Beth Israel Medical Center's Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, studies are currently recruiting patients with some types of chronic pain, neuropathic pain, pain due to cancer, and low back pain.
- New York Eye & Ear Infirmary
Clinical trials in ophthalmology. Researchers at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary were among the first to use the laser in treating retinal diseases. The Department of Ophthalmology maintains a strong commitment to medical research, which contribute to
- Mount Sinai Hospital
Studies seeking participants at Mount Sinai.
- Montefiore Medical Center
Montefiore researchers are involved in more than 400 clinical trials and research studies to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of innovative treatments and diagnostics. As the academic medical center and University Hospital for Albert Einstein Co
- Columbia University Medical Center: Psychiatry
Clinical trials at CUMC in psychiatry.
- Columbia University Medical Center Clinical Trials Office
Search through all of CUMC's trials here.
Other Clinical Sites of Interest
- International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP)
The mission of the WHO International Clinical Trials Registry Platform is to ensure that a complete view of research is accessible to all those involved in health care decision making. This will improve research transparency and will ultimately stren
- The Biomedical Research Alliance of New York (BRANY)
BRANY is an alliance of academic medical centers in New York designed to conduct high quality trials for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries in the most rapid, efficient and cost-effective manner.
- Alzheimer's Research Trials in NYC
The Alzheimer's Association lists clinical trials in New York City from all sources they can find.
When Would You Participate in a Clinical Trial?
Even if you're doing it just for the money, you're still helping people just by participating. Win-win.
Links to LOTS of Trials
There are places you can go to cover a lot of ground all at once. I find them a little cumbersome, but you might feel differently, so I am including them here.
This site is sponsored by the National Institutes of Health. This particular page shows all 3,000+ trials that are anywhere in New York that are still looking for recruits. They don't have smart search though, so it doesn't include any trial that lis
- Center Watch
Center Watch says they are the "global source for clinical trials information: offering news, analysis, study grants, career opportunities, and trial listings to professionals and patients." That doesn't make the neutral or, for that matter biased.
- Local Clinical Trials
This site helps you find and participate in local clinical trial. This page gets you to trials in NY State. You can search by topic, city or facility.
Clinical Trials at Dedicated Trial Centers
I didn't know these existed until I started this lens, but I wanted to provide you the information.
- Accumed Research Associates
Accumed Research Associates is a full time dedicated clinical trials center located in Garden City, New York, on Long Island, with more than 10 years experience in all phases of urologic clinical research. With five affiliated full time board certifi
- Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is authorized by Congress to conduct research to provide information about the best available evidence to help patients and their health care providers make more informed decisions. PCORI’s res