Welcome to the Kidney & Urology Foundation, Inc. Clinical Trials Resource Center, presented in partnership with CenterWatch, the leading publisher of information on clinical research for patients, their advocates and healthcare professionals. Please click on the links below to learn more about clinical research and about new medical therapies.

About Clinical Research
This section provides background information about the clinical trials process and what to expect when you volunteer to participate in a clinical trial. Here, you'll find answers to frequently asked questions about clinical trials and also suggestions for where to find more information.

Listing of Kidney and Urology Clinical Trials
This is a listing of kidney and urology clinical trials. Use this listing to search for clinical trials by geographic region. Please check back regularly, since this database is updated daily.

Listing of Studies at the National Institutes of Health
This listing includes government-funded clinical research studies being conducted by the various National Institutes of Health.

E-mail Notification Service
Register your email address to be notified when new clinical trials are posted to the database in your area of interest.

FDA Drug Approvals
This is a comprehensive listing of drugs that have recently been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The drugs are organized by therapeutic area.

Nephrology/Urology Research Centers
This directory provides detailed profiles of approximately 250 clinical research centers specializing in nephrology and urology research. Research centers are organized geographically by state, city and center name.

New Medical Therapies (NMT) Trial Results
NMT Weekly Trial Results database provides information about the results of recently completed and ongoing clinical trials. The clinical trial result summaries typically include the name and phase of the new therapy, the company sponsoring the research, a description of the trial design, and information on how well the drug has performed.

Patient Bookstore
Contains a variety of reports, brochures and publications that patients and their advocates can use to learn more about the clinical trials industry and how to identify and volunteer for clinical trials.