Research Opportunities

UCLA Clinical trials information

UCLA conducts research for a wide range of medical disorders, and offers patients the opportunity to participate in clinical trials and research. Connect with us to see if you’re a good fit for a clinical trial, and gain access to the latest treatments while contributing to a healthier society.



Longevity Center

The UCLA Longevity Center’s Mission, in part, is to promote living better, longer lives through research. Although we are not actively conducting research studies through the Center, below, please find links to our colleagues’ research related to brain health, caregiver wellness, depression, and neurodegenerative disease.


Motion Study

This study is for people ages 55 years and above. The main objective is to look at the effects of Tai Chi, gentle mindfulness exercises, and a health, education, and wellness program in individuals with mild cognitive impairment. You will be randomly chosen to one of those groups. Recruitment will continue until 2024.


Suthana Lab

The goal of our research program is to unravel the mysteries of the human brain and develop effective therapeutic treatments for neurologic and psychiatric disorders


Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Research and Care at UCLA

Observational and interventional studies focused on Alzheimer's and other dementia prevention, care and cure.


Depression Grand Challenge

A global research initiative seeking to Understand, prevent and treat the world’s greatest health problem- depression.