Clinical Research Glossary

study participant study participant


A person who joins a research study.

Example of study participant in a sentence

A study participant volunteers to join research.

More Info

If you are a study participant in a research study, your data will help answer the research question.

Other info to think about when joining a study

A person who joins a study is called a “study participant.” The consent form will describe the study, and what study participants will be asked to do.

Before you join a study you should understand what participating in the research will involve. Please ask any questions you have about being in the study.

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