What is this service?
Whether you are a healthy volunteer or someone with an existing medical condition interested in participating in health research studies, UMHealthResearch.org (previously UMHealthResearch.org) can help find the right study match for you. Everyone is welcome to search for studies that may meet a particular interest or medical need. Health research discoveries are only possible when many diverse volunteers make a commitment to participate.
Search for studies.
Search for open research studies at the University of Michigan using various parameters like age, gender, medical conditions and many others.
Show interest in studies you like.
Show interest in a study you think you are a good match for by answering a few simple questions. We will do our best to ensure that you do not have to answer the same question twice.
Communicate with study teams.
Securely communicate with study teams by sending and receiving messages from within UMHealthResearch.org itself. Choose whether and how frequently you want to be notified about your new messages.
Receive personalized study recommendations.
Get personalized study recommendations from both the study teams and UMHealthResearch.org based on the information you provide. Choose whether and how frequently you want to receive notifications about your recommendations.
Be a part of our team.
Learn about health research, hear and watch stories about participants who have previously participated in research studies and be a part of the team to enable and enhance health research at the University of Michigan.
Who can use this service?
Anyone can use UMHealthResearch.org.
When should I contact MICHR about this service?
You do not need to contact MICHR before using UMHealthResearch.org.
How much does this service cost?
This service is free.