Research Studies at Suburban Hospital

Research Trials

Suburban Hospital has a long-standing commitment to clinical research to advance the quality of care for the people of its community. The hospital conducts extensive studies in basic and clinical services and is currently engaged in over 80 clinical trials. Suburban Hospital is currently recruiting patients to participate in the following studies:

Oncology

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Breast A randomized, 3 arm, multicentre, phase III study to evaluate the efficacy and the safety of T-DM1 combined with pertuzumab or T-DM1 combined with pertuzumab-placebo (blinded for pertuzumab), versus the combination of trastuzumab plus taxane, as first line treatment in HER2-positive progressive or recurrent locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer (MBC). Click Here Barbara Squiller MSN, CRNP 301 896-2719 & Melissa Hyman RN 301 896-3221
Breast A Phase III Randomized Trial of Metformin verus Placebo on Recurrence and Survival in Early Stage Breast Cancer. NCIC CTG MA.32 Click Here Barbara Squiller MSN, CRNP 301 896-2719 & Melissa Hyman RN 301 896-3221
Breast A Multicenter Phase III Randomized Trial of Adjuvant Therapy for Patients With HER2-Positive Node-Positive or High Risk Node-Negative Breast Cancer Comparing Chemotherapy Plus Trastuzumab With Chemotherapy Plus Trastuzumab Plus Bevacizumab. NSABP B44I. BETH Click Here Barbara Squiller MSN, CRNP 301 896-2719 & Melissa Hyman RN 301 896-3221
Breast A Phase III Clinical Trial Comparing the Combination of TC Plus Bevacizumab to TC Alone and to TAC for Women With Node-Positive or High-Risk Node-Negative, HER2-Negative Breast Cancer. NSABP B46. Click Here Barbara Squiller MSN, CRNP 301 896-2719 & Melissa Hyman RN 301 896-3221


Cardiac

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Cardiac 09-CC-0027 Phenomenological Study of Psycho-Socio-Spiritual Healing in the Context of Chronic or Life Threatening Illness Click Here Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office
Building 61
10 Cloister Court
Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4754
Toll Free: 1-800-411-1222
TTY: 301-594-9774 (local)
1-866-411-1010 (toll free)
Fax: 301-480-9793
Email: prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov
Cardiac 10-CC-0214: Randomized Trial of Imaging Versus Risk Factor Based Therapy for Plaque Regression Click Here Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office
Building 61
10 Cloister Court
Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4754
Toll Free: 1-800-411-1222
TTY: 301-594-9774 (local)
1-866-411-1010 (toll free)
Fax: 301-480-9793
Email: prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov
Cardiac 10-CC-0153: Non-Invasive Imaging of Heart Failure Click Here Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office
Building 61
10 Cloister Court
Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4754
Toll Free: 1-800-411-1222
TTY: 301-594-9774 (local)
1-866-411-1010 (toll free)
Fax: 301-480-9793
Email: prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov
Cardiac Characterization of Patients with Uncommon Presentations and/or Uncommon Diseases Associated with the Cardiovascular System Click Here Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office
Building 61
10 Cloister Court
Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4754
Toll Free: 1-800-411-1222
TTY: 301-594-9774 (local)
1-866-411-1010 (toll free)
Fax: 301-480-9793
Email: prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov