Research and Clinical Trials

Neurology Research & Clinical Trials

UMMC's Pete Crino in the labClinical trials are studies designed to find new and better ways to treat patients with neurological disorders.

Through research clinical trials, scientists and physicians at the University of Maryland Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery have broken new ground in the development of drugs and treatments.

Research is a very important part of our mission; this is evidenced by the fact that the Department of Neurology is one of the top 10 programs in the country in research funding for a variety of neurologic diseases.

For information on current clinical trials and research programs, click on any of the links below:


The Department of Neurosurgery's Acute Clinical Research studies are conducted in a slightly different manner than that of the Department of Neurology. For additional information on the Department of Neurosurgery's research, click here.

For more information about the University of Maryland Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, or to make an appointment, call the University Physicians Consultation and Referral Service at 1-800-492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians).