What Are Clinical Trials and How Can I Participate?

What Are Clinical Trials and How Can I Participate?

In this workshop you will receive information about what clinical trials are and the types of trials available, as well as their importance, benefits and risks. We will share about the myths related to participating in clinical trials, how they work, and patients’ rights. We will visit the ClinicalTrials.gov website to learn how to access the clinical trial information found here.

Objectives:

  • Define what a clinical trial is and name the four available types of trials.
  • Recognize the benefits and risks of participating in a clinical trial.
  • Help communities understand what clinical trials are, how they work, patients’ rights, and how to access them.