Clinical Trials

Where Are Clinical Studies Conducted?

Clinical studies can take place in many locations. The location depends on who is conducting the study. Most often they are located in hospitals, universities, doctors' offices, and community clinics.

The above information is provided by the center for information and study on clinical research participation (CISCRP), a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public and patients in the clinical research process Information also provided by, a service of the National Institute of Health. Additional resources for information and frequently asked questions about clinical trials for patients and their families can be found at: