Current Studies

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia Study
    Do you have iron deficiency anemia and don't respond well to oral iron medication? In this study, participants who do not respond well to oral iron medications or who need to raise their iron levels quickly will receive an investigational medication or Venofer®, an already approved medication. If you join the study, it may last up to 15 weeks. You will receive study medications and medical tests at no cost to you.


  • Chronic Kidney Disease Study
    You may qualify for this study if you are 18 years of age or older, have been diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia, and have been diangosed with chronic kidney disease. If you join the study, it may last up to 10 weeks. You will receive study medications and medical tests at no cost to you.

  • Alzheimer's Disease Sleep Study
    You may qualify for this study if you are 65 to 90 years of age, have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, and have disrupted sleep or wake during the night and periods of falling asleep during the day.

We are the Baptist Health Center for Clinical Research (BHCCR), one of the leading medical research clinics in Arkansas.  We are the clinical research arm for the largest integrated medical system in the state of Arkansas, comprised of 9 hospitals and over 80 clinics.  We perform Phase I-IV clinical research in a variety of therapeutic areas and our primary concern is always patient safety.  Medical research studies are vital in healthcare because they advance the progress of new treatments reaching the market.