Neurotrials Research, Inc.

Center Information

Tim Thurman - Recruitment Manager
Ronna Harris - Clinical Research Manager
Neurotrials Research, Inc.
1100 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 420
Atlanta, GA 30342


Currently Enrolling Trials

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Therapeutic Areas

Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases


NeuroTrials Research, Inc. is an independent research organization devoted exclusively to investigational drug research and diagnostic testing, specializing in the Central Nervous System (CNS) area. Clinical trials performed at our research site are Phase I - IV.

Founded in 1997, NeuroTrials Research has grown to include a network of investigators with special expertise in: neurology, psychology, psychiatry, sleep medicine, pulmonary medicine and internal medicine.

Today, NeuroTrials Research has the largest and most advanced sleep research laboratory in the Southeast with the ability to run studies night or day, seven days a week. Our expert and professional team of experienced staff are dedicated to the safety and well-being of our subjects and the accuracy of research for our clients.


NeuroTrials Research, Inc. and our investigators have extensive experience in conducting CNS clinical trials. We have the capabilities to conduct Phase II-IV trials in all CNS related areas.

We have clinical trial experience in the following areas:


  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Chronic Pain
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • ALS
  • Epilepsy
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Stroke/EPA
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's disease

Sleep Disorders:

  • Narcolepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome


  • Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • Anxiety

Pulmonary/Respiratory Diseases

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease


NeuroTrials Research is located next to three major hospital systems in the North Atlanta metropolitan area. We are conveniently located near two major highways, hotels, and shopping areas. Our office has a large comfortable waiting room, three patient exam rooms and dedicated rooms for monitors. Parking is free of charge.

NeuroTrials also has a dedicated 15-bed research sleep laboratory. We have the ability to run studies night or day, 7 days a week.


NeuroTrials Research has a large number of experienced investigators. Our three main principal investigators are listed below.

Russell P. Rosenberg, Ph.D.

Specialty: Clinical/Research Psychology and Sleep Disorders Medicine

Board Certification: Sleep Disorders Medicine

Training: Dr. Rosenberg attended graduate school at Ohio State University. He completed a sleep disorders and behavioral medicine residency at Rush Presbyterian Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Rosenberg is the Director of the Northside Hospital Sleep Medicine Institute in Atlanta.

Research Experience: Dr. Rosenberg has over 15 years of experience conducting clinical trials. He has been the principal investigator on over 30 studies in insomnia, narcolepsy, excessive daytime sleepiness, shift work sleep disorder, and sleep apnea.

D. Michael Lacey, M.D.

Specialty: Neurology

Board Certification: Neurology, Sleep Disorders Medicine

Training: Dr. Lacey attended medical school and residency at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta. Dr. Lacey is in private practice in Atlanta and is also the Medical Director of the Northside Hospital Sleep Medicine Institute.

Research Experience: Dr. Lacey has over 10 years of experience as a clinical investigator. He has been the principal investigator on studies involving Parkinson's disease, Epilepsy, Insomnia, Restless Leg Syndrome, Headache, Migraine, Alzheimer's disease, and ALS.

Matthews W. Gwynn, M.D.

Specialty: Neurology

Board Certification: Internal Medicine, Neurology

Training: Dr. Gwynn attended medical school and residency at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He is in private practice at Atlanta Neurology and is Chairman of Neurology at Northside Hospital.

Research Experience: Dr. Gwynn has over 10 years of experience conducting clinical trials. He has been the principal investigator on studies in Neuropathy, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Chronic pain, Headache, Epilepsy, and Stroke.

NeuroTrials has a large number of other neurologists, pulmonologists, psychiatrists, and internal medicine physicians who act as principal and sub-investigators.


The staff of NeuroTrials Research, Inc. is dedicated to excellence in the clinical trials process. Our coordinators provide the experience and know-how to complete studies in a timely fashion, focusing attention on the details that lead to successful trials. Our staff works closely with sponsors, physicians, and research participants to ensure quality data.

Our coordinators are fully dedicated to clinical trials. They have over 20 years of experience in the clinical trial industry. Our coordinators have exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills. NeuroTrials Research has consistently exceeded enrollment goals due to our staff's excellence in recruiting and retaining qualified participants.


NeuroTrials Research is an independent center. We have the ability to utilize central IRBs and can work quickly with sponsors to negotiate contracts and budgets.

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