JWM Neurology conducts clinical research studies. You may qualify to participate in clinical research at our practice if you have certain neurological diseases. Ask your JWM neurologist regarding you or your family member's particular situation when you come to your appointment.
JWM Neurology’s research department has been in operation since 2005 and is directed by Craig Herrman, MD. JWM also has three experienced study coordinators who assist our physicians with the recruitment of and conducting the clinical trials. The JWM Neurology research department has participated in clinical trials for a vast array of neurologic diagnoses including
We have worked together with many different pharmaceutical companies including Biogen, Teva, Novartis, UCB, Sanofi and Genzyme.
The goal of the JWM research department is to give our patients other options to the current FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved medications. This allows physicians, staff and patients to be on the cutting edge of neurology in all fields. We find that our patients enjoy participating in research for a few reasons:
We are currently enrolling patients in studies for pediatric epilepsy, pediatric Restless Leg Syndrome, pediatric migraine headache, Multiple Sclerosis, spasticity in Multiple Sclerosis, pain in Multiple Sclerosis and walking improvement in Multiple Sclerosis.