What researchers need to know about StudyFinder

StudyFinder displays data about actively enrolling Penn State studies in a way that’s intuitive and user-friendly. This information is extracted from ClinicalTrials.gov.

To help potential participants better navigate and connect with University research opportunities, we encourage you to periodically review your studies and update the description and contact information, as appropriate.

Please also be aware that people may email you via StudyFinder to inquire about a study. We urge you to work directly with these potential participants, and to contact the StudyFinder team with any questions.

How to update your study

The best way to make changes is to update study information directly in the source data, ClinicalTrials.gov. It may take StudyFinder up to 24 hours to pull your changes from ClinicalTrials.gov.

To make changes to the StudyFinder site (additions, removals, contact information changes, changes to categories, etc., please fill out this update form.

If you have questions or comments, or need assistance updating your study information, please contact Dr. Neal Thomas, Associate Dean for Clinical Research, at nthomas@hmc.psu.edu..