Clinical Research Overview
Participating in a research study is not the same as receiving regular medical care. The purpose of research studies is to gather information about an investigational drug, while the purpose of regular medical care is to treat a disease or condition.
Pharmaceutical companies use research studies to learn more about the effects of an investigational drug. Using the information collected in research studies, regulatory health authorities can determine if an investigational drug could one day be made available to the public.
Hattiesburg Clinic is currently recruiting eligible participants for the following studies: