Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

The Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology

Clinical Trials

As part of an academic medical center, the Division of Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (Feinberg) aims to improve the human health through scientific research.

About Clinical Trials
Clinical trials test or study drugs, surgical procedures, medical devices, or interventions with human subjects. They look to determine their safety and effectiveness in relation to treating specific diseases. Clinical trials are part of clinical research and are at the heart of all medical advances.

Division of Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology Clinical Trials
The following searchable list includes all the Division of Neurophysiology/Epilepsy clinical trials currently looking for participants.

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Please feel free to contact us with inquiries about any of our ongoing research.

Trials
MONEAD
The purpose of this study is to observe mothers with and without epilepsy, along with their children, from pregnancy until age 6 and assess the developmental and neurocognitive influence of anti-epileptic medications.
Gerard, Elizabeth ErwayGerard, Elizabeth Erway
NCT01730170 STU00070411
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Bellinski, Irena Iva
AMH in WWE
The purpose of this study is to assess and compare AMH hormone levels in women with epilepsy vs. healthy controls, utilizing medical history questionnaires and a finger stick.
Gerard, Elizabeth ErwayGerard, Elizabeth Erway
STU00077630
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Bellinski, Irena Iva
Genetics of adult epilepsies
The purpose of this study is to look at genetic markers of epilepsy in patients and their families using blood, saliva, skin, and brain tissue analysis.
Gerard, Elizabeth ErwayGerard, Elizabeth Erway
STU00205877
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Bellinski, Irena Iva
LNN001 VNS
The purpose of this study is for patients with first-time implants of a Vagus Nerve Stimulator (VNS) to have the new Microburst stimulation settings optimized using fMRI scans.
Macken, Micheal PMacken, Micheal P
NCT01281293 STU00206259
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Bellinski, Irena Iva