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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. 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. 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