Skip Navigation
 
 
 
 
 
Print This Page
Share this page: More
 

Volunteer Study Opportunities

Dr. Liu

“A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo Controlled, Multiple Dose Phase 2 Study to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of AMG 853 in Subjects with Inadequately Controlled Asthma”

JHMIRB #:  NA_00035054

Contact:  Leena at 410-550-2062 or Vicki at 410-550-4764

Dr. Mark Liu is conducting a clinical research study to evaluate an investigational medication as potential new treatment for allergic Asthma.

It is an 18-week study with investigational drug in tablet form for 12 weeks.  There is a 4-week stabilization period and a 2-week follow-up period.

You may qualify for this clinical research study if you:

  • are between 18 and 56 years of age

  • are having ongoing asthma symptoms

  • are using inhaled corticosteroid

Participants will be compensated for time.

Dr. Adkinson

"In Vitro Immunologic Response to Drug Allergens"

Contact Debbie at 410-550-2120

IRB #: NA_00014021

Description:
Have you been treated with  penicillin ANTIBIOTICS?
Have you taken penicillin or amoxicillin for at least 7 days within the past 5 years? or
Have you had an allergic reaction to those antibiotics within the past 5 years?
Are you 18 to 70 years of age?
If you said “YES”, you may be able to be in a research study being done to learn why some people are allergic to certain antibiotics
This study involves 2 - 4 visits and 2 - 4 blood draws
Volunteers will be paid for time

Posting Date: 6/2/08

Closing Date: open

Dr. Adkinson

"Clinical Trial of Immunotherapy with a Candidate Extract of Non-ammoniated Latex"

Contact: Debbie @ 410-550-2120

IRB# 99082603

Description: If you have a known allergy to Latex, we are conducting a Phase I trial of immunotherapy (injection therapy).  Subjects will receive increasing doses of injected latex extract, with repeat skin tests, blood tests, and exposure challenge after each new dose concentration.  If this treatment is successful, subjects will be eligible to remain on treatment long-term to see if they can return to latex environments.

Study will last 9 months or longer.
Latex injections weekly 4-6 months or longer, then every 2 weeks.
Diary keeping required.
Compensation and parking provided.

Posting Date: 7/8/05

Closing Date: open

Dr. Bochner

“Are you allergic to cats?” 

Contact: Denise @ 410-550-2200

IRB# NA_00006137

Posted Date:  3/20/07

Closing Date:  Open

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are looking for volunteers who are allergic  to cats for ongoing studies at the Asthma and Allergy Center at the Bayview Campus

Age: 1 – 89 yrs

You will be paid for study participation.

Dr. Bochner

“Do you have allergies?”

Contact: Denise @ 410-550-2200

IRB# NA_00006137

Posting Date:  3/20/07

Closing Date:  Open

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are looking for volunteers who are allergic to cats, milk, eggs, or peanuts for ongoing studies at the Asthma and Allergy Center at the Bayview Campus.

Age: 1 – 89 yrs

You will be paid for study participation.

Dr. Bochner

“No asthma? No allergies?”

Contact: Denise @ 410-550-2200

IRB# NA_00006137

Posting Date:  3/20/07

Closing Date:  Open

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are looking for healthy volunteers to compare to people with asthma and allergies in ongoing studies at the Asthma and Allergy Center at the Bayview Campus.

Age: 1 – 89 yrs

You will be paid for study participation.

Dr. Bochner

“Do you have asthma?”

Contact: Denise @ 410-550-2200

IRB# NA_00006137

Posting Date:  3/20/07

Closing Date:  Open

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are looking for volunteers with asthma for ongoing studies at the Asthma and Allergy Center at the Bayview Campus.

Age: 1 – 89 yrs

You will be paid for study participation.

Dr. Bochner

“Are you allergic to anything?”

Contact: Denise @ 410-550-2200

IRB# NA_00006137

Posting Date:  3/20/07

Closing Date:  Open

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are looking for volunteers with allergies for ongoing studies at the Asthma and Allergy Center at the Bayview Campus.

Age: 1 – 89 yrs

You will be paid for study participation.

Dr. Bochner

"Adhesion Molecule Biology in Allergic Cells"

IRB #AAC03-08-14-01

Contact: Sherry @ 410/550-2159

Posting Date: 3/28/05

Closing Date: open

Blood donors needed for a research study of asthma and allergies. You do not have to have asthma or allergies to be in this study.

Volunteers must be:

  • 18 - 65 years old
  • not pregnant or nursing

You will be paid between $5 and $25 for each blood draw of 3 to 14 tablespoons of blood


Dr. Kim

"Epithelial Cells and Chronic Rhinosinusitis"

RPN #03-11-21-01

Contact: 410-550-2063

Volunteers are needed for studies of chronic rhinosinusitis:

1. questionnaire survey
2. blood draw

  • 2 tablespoons for adult
  • 2 teaspoon for under age 17

3. exam of the nose and sinuses
4. nasal brushings
5. nasal washes
6. smell test
7. allergy testing

Volunteers must be:

8 years or older
not pregnant or nursing

Posting Date: 1/12/07

Closing Date: open

Dr. MacDonald

"Molecular Mechanisms of Hyperreleasability of Human Basophils"

 IRB #AAC01-04-23-01

Contact: Jackie at 410-550-2076

Blood donors needed for a research study of asthma and allergies. You do not have to have asthma or allergies to be in this study

Volunteers must be:

  • 18 - 65 years old
  • not pregnant or nursing

You will be paid between $5 and $25 for each blood draw of 3 to 14 tablespoons of blood 

Posting Date: 7/8/05

Closing Date: open

 Dr. Saini

"Chronic Idiopathic Uriticaria: Basophil Histamine Activity and Disease Severity"

IRB# NA-000239

Contact:  Meghan Sterba @ 410/550-6267

Posting Date:  3/1/05

Closing Date:  open

 
 
 
 
 

© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System. All rights reserved.

Privacy Policy and Disclaimer