ResearchThe GW Medical Faculty Associates is proud of its physician scientists and their commitment to medical research. These clinical studies are designed to add to the medical knowledge base and relate to the treatment, diagnosis, and prevention of diseases or conditions.

Learn more about these studies and how to volunteer below. 

A Hookworm Infection Study in Healthy Adults

This study is being conducted to determine the optimal dose of infectious hookworm larvae that is safe to give to healthy adults, and that leads to an infection with adult worms in the intestine.


A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, dose ranging study to evaluate the safety, efficacy, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of bimekizumab in adult subjects with moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis

The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the dose response of bimekizumab (also known as UCB4940) administered subcutaneously (sc) every 4 weeks (Q4W) for 12 weeks in the treatment of