Participating in research trials

St Vincent's is looking for volunteers to participate in the following research trials.

Australian Trial of Genotype-guided Pharmacotherapy for Depression (The ALIGNED study)

Australian Trial of Genotype-guided Pharmacotherapy for Depression (The ALIGNED study)

Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical trial

Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical trial


St Vincent's is currently recruiting patients who are taking an antidepressant, either new to medication or had medication/dosage changes in the last 3 months, to study how a simple genetic test (pharmacogenomics) can help tailor treatment.

Peanut Allergy Immunotherapy Research Trial (OPAL Study)

We are recruiting to an Australia-first research trial to help people over the age of 16 living with peanut allergy.


ADAPT is an ongoing observational cohort study following people post COVID-19 infection. The Study aims to characterise several outcomes over at least one year of follow up to understand how people’s bodies respond to the SARS CoV2 virus.

Chronic Pain Program

Would you like to participate in an online program for chronic pain? We are currently recruiting patients to participate in a Randomised Controlled Trial of the Reboot Online Program

Exercise and Pulmonary Hypertension

Researchers at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney and the University of New South Wales invite you to participate in an online survey.

Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer

Early screening for Lung Cancer

St Vincent’s Hospital doctors are starting a research program using low dose CT scan to detect lung cancer at very early stages.

Gout Self-Management

People with gout and GPs who have seen patients with gout in the last year are invited to participate in a cluster randomised controlled trial.