Paid Research Studies in Nashville, Tennessee

Alzheimer's Study

If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, consider participating in this new research study. We are enrolling people ages 55-85 who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. We are looking for individuals who in the mild to moderate stages of the disease.

To qualify to participate, you must:

  • Be between the ages of 55 and 85
  • Have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.
  • Have mild to moderate Alzheimer’s.
  • Have no history of stroke.

The study lasts a total of 78 weeks. Twelve visits to our offices are required.  You will be evaluating either an investigational medication for Alzheimer’s or a placebo (inactive ingredient).

Compensation for your time and travel are available. Click here for more information on the Alzheimer's study.


Birth Control Contraceptive Patch Study

We are currently enrolling women 18 years old and up in a birth control research study. Participants will agree to use a contraceptive patch for one year. The patch contains the same type of hormones that are in many birth control pills.

To qualify to participate, you must:

  • Be over age 18
  • Be sexually active-- at least once a month
  • Not want to become pregnant for at least 1 year
  • Agree to use the patch as your only form of birth control

Compensation for your time and travel are available. Click here for more information on the Birth Control study.


Facial Acne Study

Clinical Research Associates is enrolling people ages 12-45 in a research study to evaluate an investigational topical medication for facial acne. To qualify to participate, you must be:

  • Between ages 12 and 45.
  • Not have any other facial conditions such as rosacea or psoriasis.
  • Not have any facial hair such as a moustache or beard.
  • Not have changed makeup in the last 14 days.
  • Not have had any procedures like dermabrasion, acne surgery, photodynamic therapy or others within the last month.

Four office visits over 12 weeks are required. You will be compensated up to $225 for your time and travel are available. Click here for more information on the Facial Acne study.


Flu Detection Device Study

Clinical Research Associates is enrolling participants in a flu detection device study. If you have a fever of at least 100.5 degrees with a sore throat and/or cough, please call our office. Participants must be seen within 3 days of the fever starting. This study requires only 1 visit, and compensation is $40. Click here for more information on the Flu Detection Device Study.


Memory Loss Study

If you’ve noticed more forgetfulness and a decreased ability to function over the last year, you may be in the beginning stages of Alzheimer’s. If you have not been diagnosed and are between ages 50 and 85, call Clinical Research Associates in Nashville, TN. We are enrolling a new research study to evaluate an investigational medication for Alzheimer’s. It is designed for people who have not yet been diagnosed with the disease.

To qualify to participate, you must:

  • Be between the ages of 50 and 85
  • Have noticed a cognitive decline over the last year.
  • Have no history of stroke.

The study lasts a total of 2 years. Twelve office visits to our offices are required.  You will be evaluating either an investigational medication for Alzheimer’s or a placebo (inactive ingredient). Compensation for your time and travel are available. Click here for more information on the Memory Loss Study.


Migraine Headache Study

Clinical Research Associates is enrolling participants in a research study about migraine headaches. To qualify to participate, you must:

  • Be between ages 18 and 65;
  • Have had at least 2 moderate to severe migraine attacks per month.

The study requires 14 visits to our offices over a 10-month period. You will be provided either an investigational medication for migraine prevention or placebo. Click here for more information on the Migraine Study.


Smoking Research Study

Clinical Research Associates is enrolling participants in a research study about menthol cigarettes. The study requires one 17-night stay and one return visit. You may be eligible to receive a $4,100 stipend for your participation. To be eligible to participate, you must

  • Be between the ages of 21 and 65
  • Be generally healthy
  • Have smoked 10 to 20 menthol cigarettes per day for the past year

Click here for more information on the Stop Smoking Study.