Research

Interested in participating in a clinical trial? 

The research program in the of Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy has several industry sponsored trials which treat vascular conditions including:

  • Abdominal aortic aneurysms
  • Thoracic aneurysms
  • Varicose veins
  • Hypertension
  • Iliac Artery Stenosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Carotid Stenosis  

The research program includes dedicated surgeons, nurses, and research fellows to give all patients the opportunity to participate in research trials. 

Hundreds of clinical trials take place at the University of Alabama each year, giving eligible patients the opportunity to participate in research that could impact future care of patients.  If you are interested in participating in one of our clinical trials, please contact our Research Office at 934-7279.  Other information regarding clinical trials can be found at these websites:  www.clinicaltrials.gov andwww.osophs.dhhs.gov

 For Health Care Professionals 

Clinical Research is fundamental to our vascular surgeons and vascular specialist.  Currently the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, in conjunction with UAB School of Medicine, has several research studies that are screening and enrolling participants:

For more information, interested participants and clinicians may contact Donna Kerns, RN at (205) 934-7279 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .