Clinical trials, which test new treatments in patients to be sure they’re safe and effective, can give you the opportunity to receive drugs or therapies years before they’re available anywhere else. Learn more about how clinical trials work and whether participating in one is right for you, and find a list of current trials at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Video: Medical oncologist Dana Rathkopf explains why clinical trials are so important, and what people need to know before enrolling in a trial.

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How Clinical Trials Work

Learn about the phases of a clinical trial, how to find out if you are eligible for a clinical trial, and how Memorial Sloan Kettering protects the safety of participants in clinical trials.
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How to Decide Whether a Clinical Trial Is Right for You

Here is some advice on questions to ask if you are thinking about enrolling in a clinical trial.
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Find a Clinical Trial

Search our database of clinical trials at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center that are currently enrolling new participants.
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