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Find a Clinical Trial

UC San Diego Health is a hub for translational medicine, which is the delivery of scientific breakthroughs to patient care through clinical trials. Clinical trials may offer participants early access to treatments that will one day redefine the standard of care. Each year, we enroll participants in hundreds of clinical trials of promising investigational drugs, treatments and devices.

Excellent patient care is always available at UC San Diego Health, whether you choose to participate in a clinical trial or receive standard treatment. The decision to enter a clinical trial is always up to you.

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Keep in mind, the search tool above is intended as a guide. For more information, talk with your physician or find the Medical Services page associated with your condition.

Learn about Clinical Trials

Choosing to participate in a clinical trial is an important personal decision and just one of many treatment options available at UC San Diego Health. It is often helpful to talk to a doctor, family members or friends about deciding to join a trial. For more information about clinical trials and your rights, see:

ResearchMatch: Everyone benefits when you volunteer

UC San Diego participates in ResearchMatch. Anyone can join. ResearchMatch can help "match" you with any type of research study, ranging from surveys to clinical trials. You decide which ones interest you.

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Contact Us: ACTRI

After identifying some trials that may be options for you, the next step is to contact the study's research staff and ask questions about specific trials.

UC San Diego Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute (ACTRI) supports a wide range of clinical studies and may also be able to assist you.

Study information line: 858-534-0901
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Contact Us: Moores Cancer Center

The Clinical Trials Office (CTO) at Moores Cancer Center oversees hundreds of oncology-related trials across all types of cancers and all phases of drug development. We can help you determine if one is right for you.

Phone: 858-822-5354