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?

Digital platform for dissemination & implementation of eating disorders treatment

The purpose of the study is to design and test a (online) platform for treating eating disorders with provider and patient participants.


The purpose of this research study is to determine whether the muscle tissue in people with metabolic syndrome or pre-diabetes is different than those without this condition.


The purpose of the study is to learn more about sleep problems in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). Specifically, the study is trying to determine if light therapy can help improve sleep problem and if so, to determine the right dose.

AA Health Seeking

This study will provide health professionals with an understanding of the African American community members’ health and health seeking behaviors, knowledge and communication preferences during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Randomized controlled trial of intermittent fasting in Multiple Sclerosis

The purpose of the study is to determine whether an intermittent fasting diet has beneficial effects in Multiple Sclerosis patients.

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.