Research

Research Center

  • The DOCS Clinical Research Center is an advanced, versatile, and highly integrated clinical research facility that provides clinical research expertise to biomedical investigators. Services are available at the DOCS Vegas location to the local community, including Henderson and Summerlin communities. All levels of investigators, from residents and graduate students to faculty, are welcomed and encouraged to apply for research support by the DOCS.
  • The DOCS Clinical Research Center ensures that flexible, carefully monitored clinical resources necessary for safe and compliant patient-oriented research are available to investigators conducting studies relevant to human health and disease. The DOCS staff are available to support research activities throughout the Las Vegas Health System, as well as communities within Clark County and neighboring counties, including participants’ homes. The range of study support can be as simple as a single blood draw, overnight studies, or as complex as an investigational, Phase I infusion with frequent serial pharmacokinetic blood sampling. If you have questions about the services and facilities available, please contact the research center coordinator.

OPKO Biologic Growth Hormones

Receiving a diagnosis that explains your child's short stature can be reassuring, but can lead to many questions. This booklet may answer many of your questions and introduce you to an advanced medical study aimed at helping your child grow.

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