Clinical Research Study of an Investigational Medication in Alzheimer’s Patients
Salt Lake City, UT
Up to $10500
Participation in this study includes 1 screening visit, 4 stays of 5 nights (6 days) each and 1 follow-up visit.
Age 50 - 85
Non Smoker
Alzheimer's Disease
PRA Health Sciences is conducting a study for men and women ages 50 to 85, who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. The participant must be taking a stable dose of Donepezil for at least 1 month. Volunteers must be available for 4 stays of 5 nights (6 days) each and 1 follow-up visit. Qualified study participants may receive compensation up to $10,500. Participants will need to have a study partner to attend outpatient visits. Even if you don’t qualify, you may receive up to $300 for referring a qualified participant. For more details, call PRA today at 801-904-4600.
What does the study involve?
  • 1 screening visit
  • 4 stays of 5 nights (6 days) each
  • 1 follow-up visit
Who can participate?
  • Male/Female
  • Age 50 - 85
  • Non Smoker
  • BMI 18.0 - 35.0
  • Male / Female
  • Age 50-85
  • Non-Smokers
  • BMI: 18.0-35.0
  • Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Must be taking Donepezil. Maximum dose: >10mg, <15mg. Must be on a stable dose for at least 1 month.
  • Must have a partner or caregiver with a close relationship to the patient. That person is not required to stay overnight but may be needed to stay overnight during the study.
How much can I get paid?
The amount you can get paid varies by study and time involved. If you meet the requirements to participate in the clinical trial and are selected to enroll, the payment terms (how much and how often) will be explained to you during the consenting process. Payment is also based on whether you complete all visits and procedures in the study.
What is a clinical study?
Clinical studies (also called clinical trials or clinical research) are used to determine whether new drugs or treatments are both safe and effective. Carefully conducted clinical studies are the fastest and safest way to find treatments that work – and they are only possible with the help of participants like you.
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Frequently asked questions
Will I get paid for participating in a clinical study?

While participation in a clinical study is voluntary, you may be paid for your time and travel. Compensation is based on the length of the study, the number of overnight stays in our clinic and the number of out-patient visits you attend. You may also be compensated for some procedures depending upon the study. All payments we make for study participation have been approved by an Independent Review Board (IRB). The method and frequency of payment will be described in detail in the Informed Consent Form (ICF).

What if I’d like to refer a friend or family member for a study?

Even if you don’t qualify for a particular study, you may be able to refer a friend or family member. If approved by an Independent Review Board (IRB), PRA may be able to provide you a referral bonus of up to $300 for each qualified study participant that you refer. To qualify for the payment, the person you refer must:

• Be a first-time volunteer

• Mention your name when applying over the phone

• Fully participate in the study

All payments from PRA Health Sciences must be approved by an IRB before any payment may be made to you. Please contact us for more information.

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