Clinical trials are used to determine the safety and/or effectiveness of the new healthcare options. A clinical trial is research which tries to answer specific questions about drugs or new therapies in patients. Carefully conducted clinical trials are the fastest and safest way to investigate new ideas and find treatments that work.
Frequently Asked Questions:
What if I don't see a clinical trials that includes my pet?
How do I know clinical trials are safe?
What can I expect from the veterinary clinical trial team?
Why is research important?
Getting My Pet into a Clinical Trial:
Purdue actively recruits patients for clinical trial research. We are engaged in the ongoing effort to improve the care and treatment of all animals, large and small. To get your pet into a clinical trial, follow the process below:
- Review the current clinical trial recruitment opportunities
- Contact us at
Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
Office of Veterinary Clinical Trials
625 Harrison Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: (765) 496-9715
Fax: (765) 496-1108