Research Areas and Clinical Trials

Each of our many research areas is focused on an important problem in pediatric medicine and uses the most Children’s is home to groundbreaking science and clinical research, and at any given time, an expansive team of investigators is engaged in several hundred projects.  These studies range from basic laboratory research to comprehensive multi-center clinical trials in pursuit of new medical therapies. 

All clinical trials can be accessed via To see a list of current clinical trials with Children's Medical Center, please see the table below.

Specialty Clinical TrialsContact
Allergy & ImmunologyAmy Arneson, RN (214) 456-1438
Critical Care Medicine


Emergency Medicine

Jordan Streetman, RN (214) 456-2106
Julie Sherrod, PhD (214) 456-5136
Rita Martin (214) 456-9283

GastroenterologyTakiyah R. Wilson, BS, MBA (214) 456-9238
Deborah McElroy, RN, BSN (214) 456-8792
General Pediatrics
Genetics & Metabolism
Hospitalist Medicine
Infectious Disease
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Pulmonary & Vascular Biology
Respiratory MedicineAndrew Hebert, RRT, CCRC (214) 456-5618
Solid Organ TransplantDeborah McElroy, RN, BSN (214) 456-8792