Research Center Profile:
Clinical Investigation Specialists, Inc.
Nutrition and Weight Loss
CIS conducts clinical trials in the pharmaceutical industry, assisting patients with taking part in clinical drug studies for the treatment of various diseases. With two locations in Gurnee, IL and Kenosha, WI, patients receive the benefit of more than 10-years research experience from a Board Certified physician-led team of skilled healthcare professionals.
What are the benefits to you as a volunteer? These may include:
- Offering patients the opportunity to access new treatment options, i.e., those patients that are not satisfied with current drug therapy
- Contributing to the advancement of medical research that may lead to new therapies
- Receiving medical care (lab work, physical exams, study medication) at no cost from experienced medical staff during the study
- Learning new information through consultations with medical staff about your condition, as well as meeting people with similar conditions
- Financial compensation for your time and travel
Number of Studies Conducted: 100+
Number of Studies Actually Completed: 109
Number of Active Patients in the Database: 4000
Average Number of Total Patients Enrolled: 200
Average Percent of Total Patients Randomized: 80%
Average Percent of ‘Completed’ Studies that met Enrollment Goals: 80%
EDC Capabilities: Yes
Clinical Investigation Specialists, with over 20 years experience has breadth of experience in most medical specialties, conducting successful trials with many pharmaceutical company industry leaders worldwide. Recipient of community excellence awards, including A +rating from the Better Business Bureau, we are a leader in serving the communities of Northern Illinois and Southeastern Wisconsin. Please visit our website for current studies at
A brief listing of categories of trials conducted include:
- Type 2 Diabetes
- High Cholesterol
- High Blood Pressure
- Allergy Asthma
- Heart Disease
- General Pain including back pain
- Weight Loss
CIS offers fully furnished clinic settings, ready to serve needs for conducting care in a specific drug trial. With a focus on patient-friendly service and attention to quality details pertaining to patient privacy, from fully equipped exam rooms to on site laboratory facilities, and access to diagnostic scans, we offer an innovative approach to medical care. Both clinics are handicapped accessible in professional facilties.
Board Certified Physicians from a variety of specialties including Family Practice and Cardiology, to Doctors of Pharmacy, RN’s, medical assistants/phlebotomists, experienced clinical research assistants, research coordinators, and business development staff work together to conduct the trial on behalf of the pharmaceutical company while delivering quality care and attention to patients.
Our other Facility Address:
6121 Green Bay Road - Suite 150
Kenosha, WI 53142
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