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Why participating in a clinical trial might be right for you

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Why Participate in Clinical Research? [VIDEO SERIES]

  • Source: NIH
  • Format: Website
NIH Clinical Research Trials and You's video series of researchers' personal experience with clinical research.  

Clinical Trials are an option worth considering

  • Source: NIH
  • Condition: All
  • Format: Poster
Poster depicting the importance of clinical trial participation and how these trials "are [an] option anyone with a diagnosed condition should consider."  

NIH Clinical Research Trials and You

NIH Clinical research and you
  • Source: NIH
  • Condition: All
  • Format: Website
NIH's website, "NIH Clinical Research Trials and You." It provides general Information on clinical trials for participants.  It includes: 1.  Explanation of a clinical trial and what it means to a clinical trial participant. 2. “For Parents and Children” provides important information and resources for parents and/or guardians when considering a pediatric clinical trial. 3.  List of resources on how to find a clinical trial. 4. List of registries. 5. Volunteers' personal stories of their clinical trial participation. 5. Researchers discuss the importance of clinical trials.  

Clinical Trial Information

  • Source: Center Watch
  • Format: Website
Clinical trial basics: "Helping patients and their advocates access a wide selection of essential health and educational resources."

Building Trust Between Minorities and Researchers

Building Trust
  • Source: Maryland Center for Health Equity
  • Condition: All
  • Format: Website
"Building Trust Between Minorities and Researchers" provides culturally tailored information and skills to minority communities on decision-making regarding participation in research, specifically highlighting clinical trial participation. The website includes: 1.  Overview of the importance of researchwhat is research, and importance of diversity.  2.  Information on how to be an informed decision maker.  3.  Things to consider when making the decision to participate in health research. 4.  The relationship between researchers and the community.

Why NIH Clinical Research Matters

  • Source: NIH
  • Condition: All
  • Format: PowerPoint
Powerpoint presentation focusing on the importance of clinical research and how to spread awareness among the lay population.
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