Research Opportunities

Below is a list of current research opportunities for Yale Health members that have been vetted by the Yale Health Research and Education Committee. Visit Clinical Research at Yale for more information.


  • If you are between the ages of 18 and 85 and have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, obesity, or struggle with your weight, you may be eligible to participate in a variety of research studies. To learn more or see if you are eligible to participate,  call (203) 737-4777 or email or visit the Diabetes Research at Yale website.

  • BE-SMART - Are you between the ages of 16 and 24 and have bipolar disorder? You may be eligible to participate in a research study. Call (203) 737-2507 or (203) 737-2868.

  • Diabetes Live Study - Do you have type 2 diabetes and want to learn more about your diabetes from home? Call (212) 992-9403, or email, or visit

  • Microbiome and Health Study - Volunteers with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and/or Fibromyalgia are needed. If you are interested in learning more about this research opportunity, please call Maxine Fields at 203-785-5691 or email


  • Non-Pharmacologic Treatment for Children with ADHD or Attention Difficulties – Children between the ages of 6 and 8 with access to a home computer and internet connection.  Call 203-737-5588 or email for more information.

  • It’s Lyme Disease Season. Are you interested in contributing to research? Call (203) 785- Research Opportunities 7660 or email at


  • Early Brain Development. Are you expecting a baby?  Would you like to learn about your baby’s development?  We are now recruiting pregnant women below 30 weeks gestation and newborns.  Call 203-764-5933 or email or visit:

  • Baby Siblings of Children with Autism: Do you have an older child or children with Autism?  Are you now expecting another baby? Would you like to help us track your baby’s development from the last trimester of pregnancy to baby’s second birthday? Call 203-764-5933 or email or visit:

  • Transformative Experience of Pregnancy – Are you a parent-to-be? You may be eligible to participate in a research study. Call (203) 785-3502, or email

  • Pregnancy and New Mother’s Study – Women who are at least 7  months pregnant or have delivered within the last 9 months.  Call 203-785-3502 or email for more information.

  • YPOPS - Are you pregnant? You may be eligible to participate in a research study. Call (203) 785-3463, or email or visit