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Dignity Health is committed to providing research programs to advance medical care.

Physicians and researchers at our hospitals are dedicated to investigating and discovering new and powerful treatments with one ultimate goal - to enhance patient care. With both basic research laboratories as well as hundreds of clinical trials, patients have access to state-of-the-art treatments.

Research Areas

Laboratory research at our Arizona hospitals involves over 25 laboratories with more than 100 scientists dedicated to basic research to advance medicine and patient care. Some of the areas we research include:

  • Cardiology and cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Hepatology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Oncology
  • Thoracic and esophageal disease
  • Trauma
  • Women’s Health

Clinical Trials

Over 500 clinical trials are offered in Arizona. The studies may be about medical products, such as drugs or devices, new procedures or treatments; or changes to behavior such as diet.

Find a clinical trial near you: