What is Study Search?

StudySearch is an online listing of research studies that are seeking volunteers at Washington University School of Medicine. Participating in a clinical study is a rare opportunity to make a great contribution to humanity. The information scientists gain through medical research helps to improve medical care for everyone.  

Recently Added Studies?

Comprehension Tasks

This study will examine how people understand everyday activities

Immune system genetics

The purpose of this research study is to compare genetics of healthy participants (2 to 16 years old) to those with autoimmune disorders and immune deficiencies.

Tariquidar-ondansetron NeuP

The purpose of this study is to find out if a study drug can be safely administered in patients with neuropathic pain to improve their pain symptoms.

Opioid Misusers as GWAS Controls

This study will examine genetic factors that contribute to opioid addiction risk.


ZEDS is a clinical trial investigating whether long-term treatment with a pill, Valacyclovir, will help reduce eye disease and/or chronic pain in patients with shingles affecting the eye.

Featured Studies


The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of COVID-19 vaccination in patients with autoimmune disease.

Genomics & Health Study

The purpose of the Genomics & Health Study is to create a medical research database linking genomic data and medical records at the Washington University School of Medicine. This database will be used by researchers to advance our understanding of how our genetics influence our health so we can learn the best medical care for individuals based on their genetics.


The purpose of the study is to investigate the effect of the study drug on lung function, exacerbation's and quality of life in patients with COPD.