Clinical Research

Clinical Research

The Graves Gilbert Clinic Department of Clinical Research is recruiting patients to participate in clinical trials for the following areas:

  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • OA (osteoarthritis) and RA (rheumatoid arthritis)
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Hepatitis C

Doctors actively participating in clinical trials


  • J. Randall Hansbrough, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Douglas B. Thomson, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Randall Lanier, M.D.


  • Robert Emslie, M.D.
  • Donald F. Rauh, M.D.

Internal Medicine:

  • Rance Wentworth, M.D.
  • David Napier, M.D.


  • Allan Pribble, M.D.

These doctors have over 50 years combined experience.

The research department also has 4 full-time Research Coordinators with one being a registered nurse, for the studies. They have 17 years combined experience.

If you would be interested in participating in our clinical trials, please call (270) 393-2718 or contact us via our contact page.

For information on results of national clinical trials, these websites may be helpful: