PMG Research of Christie Clinic

Deciding whether to participate in a clinical trial is an important and very personal decision. That is why your providers at Christie Clinic take many factors into consideration before recommending participation in cutting-edge medical research to our patients. Our goal is to ensure the best medical care is provided to our patients, while maintaining an active role in the development of new treatments and medications.

Christie Clinic has partnered with  PMG Research of Christie Clinic to offer our patients and our community the opportunity to participate in clinical research. Within this partnership, we have committed to:

  • Ensuring that our patients have access to to cutting-edge medical research and receive the very best care.
  • Contributing to the development of new medicines, medical devices, and vaccines that one day may positively impact the health of millions.
  • Educating people about clinical research, connecting them with clinical research study opportunities, and monitoring the health and safety of each patient.


Learn More about Clinical Research

Clinical trials are research studies designed to answer specific questions about investigational medications that may benefit future patients and current research participants. The trials are designed to assess both the safety and effectiveness of a product and are carefully conducted under rigorous U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidelines.

If you have ever taken prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) medicines, your life has been touched by clinical research and its amazing clinical trial participants. Through the important clinical research process, medicines, medical devices, and vaccines are developed for those who need them most.

Are you interested learning more about participating in a clinical trial?

Currently Enrolling Trials at PMG Research of Christie Clinic

Learn more about PMG Research

PMG Research of Christie Clinic is one of 12 clinical research facilities in the PMG Research network. PMG Research has locations in North Carolina, South Carolina, Illinois, and Tennessee. PMG Research is partnered with Christie Clinic to help fulfill its mission is to bring clinical research to as many lives as possible.

When you participate in a clinical trial at PMG Research, you will be welcomed by our professional and caring staff who will guide you through the process and help you feel comfortable and appreciated as a research trial participant. You will visit the investigator (doctor) or other members of the study team for health assessments, physical exams, laboratory tests, or other procedures required by the study protocol. It is important to us that you feel confident about being a clinical trial participant. Please feel free to contact PMG Research to speak to a member of their team about clinical trial participation. You can also visit their website to learn more.

Watch a video about what it means to be a clinical research participant.

Currently Enrolling Trials at PMG Research of Christie Clinic

In order to thank those who volunteer to participate in clinical research with us, Christie Clinic and PMG Research of Christie Clinic participate in the Greater Gift Initiative (GGI). GGI is a non-profit organization whose mission is to advance global health and highlight the greater good of clinical trial participation by gifting a vaccine to a child in honor of every clinical trial volunteer. Since 2010, the Greater Gift Initiative has donated over 67,000 vaccines to children in developing countries as a way to give back and thank the volunteers who participate in clinical trials and contribute to the advancement of health worldwide. To learn more, visit the Greater Gift Initiative website.

 

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