Clinical Studies

Clinical Trials Coordinators

 

Ellen Stoute, BS, MPH
Clinical Research Associate II
Phone: 717-531-4696
Email: estoute@hmc.psu.edu

D. Michelle Davis
Administrative Secretary
Phone: 717-531-8783
Email: ddavis4@hmc.psu.edu

 

 

Healthy volunteers needed for EYE DROPS STUDY (IRB# 29780)

Status: Active

 

Investigators:

  • Joseph Sassani, M.D., Department of Ophthalmology

 

Description:

Researchers at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center are determining the safety of eye drops containing Naltrexone, a medication that may facilitate corneal wound healing and which is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to be taken internally. The Naltrexone eye drops will be applied for one day to one eye of healthy volunteers. Compensation is provided.

 

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you:

  • are from 21 to 50 years old
  • have not had corneal or other surface disease
  • do not have systemic disease associated with surface complications including autoimmune or rheumatologic disorders or diabetes.

 

Contacts:

Susan Chobanoff, C.O.T., C.C.R.C.

Phone: (717) 531-3790

Email: schobanoff@hmc.psu.edu

 

Categories:

  • Cornea