Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Some of the many research opportunities available in Gastroenterology are listed below. Select a study to review a brief description and requirements. Parents or guardians of children who might be eligible are encouraged to inquire about enrollment. Contact information is listed at the end of each study.
Thank you for exploring these opportunities and helping us to find cures and prevent childhood disease.
Long-term Safety and Durability of the Therapeutic Effect of LUM001, an Apical Sodium-dependent Bile Acid Transporter Inhibitor (ASBTI), in the Treatment of Cholestatic Liver Disease in Pediatric Subjects with Alagille Syndrome
A Preliminary Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Carbamazepine in Severe Liver Disease Due to Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
Biliary Atresia Study in Infants, Children and Adults
Longitudinal Study of Genetic Causes of Intrahepatic Cholestasis (LOGIC)
A Prospective Database of Infants with Cholestasis
Study of a Range of Linaclotide Doses Administered Orally to Children, Ages 7 to 17 Years with Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Constipation
Study of a Range of Linaclotide Doses Administered Orally to Children, Ages 6 to 17 Years, Who Fulfill Modified Rome III Criteria for Child/Adolescent Functional Constipation
Risk Stratification and Identification of Immunogenetic and Microbial Markers of Rapid Disease Progression in Children with Crohn’s Disease
Sex Differences in Statural Growth Impairment in Pediatric Crohn’s Disease
Treating Disrupted Sleep in Individuals with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Novel Adjunctive Therapy for Chronic Inflammatory Illness
Study Of Etrolizumab Followed by Open-Label Extension and Safety Monitoring in Pediatric Patients From 4 Years to Less Than 18 Years of Age With Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis or Moderate to Severe Crohn’s Disease
Study on the Genetic, Environmental and Microbial Interactions that Cause IBD (GEM Project)
Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation with CD34 Selected Peripheral Blood Stem Cells (PBSC) in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients with Severe Crohn's Disease
Study to Assess the Combination Regimen of Elbasvir/Grazoprevir in Pediatric Participants With Chronic Hepatitis C Infection
An Open Label Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Pharmacokinetics, Safety, and Efficacy of Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir in Pediatric Subjects with Genotypes 1-6 Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection
Using Patient Data to Transform Care and Improve Outcomes for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Study of Infliximab in Pediatric Participants with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (ADAPT)
Intestinal Care and Rehabilitation Center Database
Efficacy and Long-term Safety of LUM001, an Apical Sodium-dependent Bile Acid Transporter Inhibitor (ASBTi) in the Treatment of Cholestatic Liver Disease in Pediatric Patients with Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis
FibroScan® in Pediatric Cholestatic Liver Disease Study
Longitudinal Study of Mitochondrial Hepatopathies
A 5-year Longitudinal Observational Study of Patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver or Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis
Pediatric Longitudinal Cohort Study of Chronic Pancreatitis (INSPPIRE 2)
A Pilot Study of Web-MAP for Children With Chronic Pancreatitis
Compassionate Use of Omegaven in the Treatment of Parenteral Nutrition-Associated Hepatic Injury
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Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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