Learn More About Participating In Research

Learn More About Participating in Research

The Importance
of Clinical Trials 


Understanding Clinical Trials (Research Studies)

Choosing to participate in a research study is an important personal decision. These frequently asked questions provide detailed information about clinical studies. In addition, it is often helpful to talk to a physician, family members, or friends about deciding to join a study. After identifying some study options, the next step is to contact the study research staff and ask questions about specific studies.

Frequently Asked Questions
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Why Are Clinical Trials Important? 

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Research Opportunities:

Current Studies@UK
Markey Cancer Center Trials
Neurology Current Clinical Studies
Sanders Brown Center on Aging Trials

Questions about research studies?
Please contact Roxane Poskin
phone: 859-257-7856
email: roxane.poskin@uky.edu

Questions about your rights as a participant? 
Please contact the Office of Research Integrity
at 859-257-9428 or 1-866-400-9428