AWARE for All is a free program that aims to educate and empower the public in making informed decisions about clinical research participation. This event includes free health screenings and food, informational exhibits that feature community organizations and research centers, local physician and patient speakers, and a reception to honor clinical research participants. The AWARE events are sponsored nationally by EMD Serono and regionally by local organizations and research centers.
AWARE for All Take-Aways:
- Learn what clinical trials are and how they work
- Learn why society needs clinical research
- Understand the safety, benefits and risks of clinical research
- Meet local doctors and patients
Our lives are impacted by clinical research every day. Each medication you take was proven safe and made available with the help of clinical trials and the individuals who participated. This process and those who get involved are crucial to the advancement of medicine.
Learn important questions to ask your doctor or healthcare provider so that you can make informed decisions regarding your participation.