DM Clinical Research Seeks Children & Adolescents for COVID-19, RSV, Lyme Disease and Migraine Studies
HOUSTON, March 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston-based DM Clinical Research, a national network of clinical trial sites, is seeking parents willing to enroll children and adolescents in pediatric studies focused on COVID-19, Lyme disease, migraine headaches and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).
"There are many reasons parents elect to enroll children in clinical trials including access to vaccines that are not yet available to the general public, which is the case with RSV," said Kashif R. Ali, M.D., Pediatrics Principal Investigator with DM Clinical Research. "RSV is a major concern for all of us, but particularly the infant population. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), RSV annually leads to approximately 2.1 million outpatient visits and 58,000 to 80,000 hospitalizations in the U.S. among children younger than 5 years old."
DM Clinical Research is currently seeking pediatric and adolescent participants for studies focused on:
"Children and adolescents who participate in these studies may benefit from the products being investigated," said Dr. Ali. "Participating in clinical trials can also be a great way for parents to be very proactive about their child's healthcare."
All patients participating in DM Clinical Research studies receive a comprehensive evaluation before being enrolled. Beyond helping advance medicine, study participants receive compensation for study-related time and travel. Participants also receive care from an accomplished medical team and bilingual staff. Proof of health insurance or citizenship is not needed.
About DM Clinical Research
DM Clinical Research is an integrated national network of clinical trial sites headquartered in Houston, Texas. Founded in 2006, the company includes 13 dedicated research centers and a network of affiliate sites, servicing a range of therapeutic areas, including vaccines, internal medicine, pediatrics, gastroenterology, psychiatry, women's health, and more. DM Clinical Research received the Society for Clinical Research Sites 2022 Excellence in Patient Centricity Award. Through its partnerships with prominent global pharmaceutical sponsors, DM Clinical Research brings opportunities to the community to participate in cutting-edge research, under the careful medical supervision of qualified physicians and professionals. For more information, please visit DMClinical.com or call (281) 517-0550.
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