Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center provides clinical trials to seek the safest and most
effective treatments for each cancer type. If you are considering participating in one of our clinical trials, you will receive a thorough explanation from your healthcare provider with all the information you need to make an informed decision. The Cancer Center offers many clinical trials at any given time, including brain, breast, colorectal, head and neck, kidney, lung, melanoma, pancreas and prostate studies. Every patient is evaluated for a clinical trial and can be added to your treatment plan, potentially enhancing your outcome and benefitting the advancement of cancer care in the future.
What is a clinical trial?
Clinical trials are research studies to test new approaches in the prevention, detection, diagnosis or treatment of disease.
How do I join a trial?
Ask your doctor about participating in one of our trials.
Phone: Call our clinical research department at (985) 276-6843.