Research Study on Type 2 Diabetes and Pediatrics

About the study

We are currently conducting a clinical research study in kids to look at the safety and effectiveness of a medication approved by the FDA for treatment of type 2 diabetes in adults.

Eligibility Criteria

If you are 10 to 17 years of age and have type 2 diabetes, you may qualify to be in this clinical research study.

What will I be asked to do?

Study participation involves approximately 9 study visits which include study-related physical exams plus blood and urine testing.

Qualified Participants will receive:

  • study-related medication
  • study-related laboratory testing
  • study-related glucose monitoring
  • study-related physical exams
  • compensation up to $720 plus parking and other incentives

How to participate

For more information, contact Nancy Devine at 773-795-4417 or ndevine@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu.