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Transplant Research

Transplant Research

Overview

The Research Department at the AdventHealth Transplant Institute strategically selects research protocols that offer new or improved treatments that would not otherwise be available for our patients. We are committed to offering our patients the opportunity to access the most current treatments even as they are being developed.

For additional information about our Transplant Institute, you may also visit our website: AdventHealthTransplantInstitute.com 

Contact Information

Transplant Institute

Areas of Focus

  • Abdominal organ transplants (kidney, liver, pancreas)
  • Thoracic organ transplants (heart, lung)
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS)
  • Advanced liver disease
  • Advanced heart failure
  • Advanced lung disease

Featured Clinical Trials

MOMENTUM III

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This study is currently enrolling.

The purpose of this study is to compare the HeartMate II with another left ventricular assist system, the HeartMate 3 Left Ventricular Assist System (HeartMate 3). The HeartMate 3 is an experimental device that is being studied ...

SOPRANO

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This study is currently enrolling.

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of macitentan 10 mg on pulmonary vascular resistance (PVR) as compared to placebo in subjects with pulmonary hypertension (PH) after left ventricular assist device (LVAD) impl ...

17ENCORE-LF

Icon for trial | 17ENCORE-LF

This study is currently enrolling.

The main purpose of the study is to test the safety and efficacy of an investigational drug called emricasan (IDN-6556) in reducing the risk of known and expected complications related to liver disease. These would include blee ...

Meet the Team

Our Capabilities

The research department is located within the Transplant Institute on the AdventHealth Campus. We have convenient access to our research participants, investigators and clinical team.

In the multidisciplinary clinic there are 18 fully equipped exam rooms and 2 consult rooms. There is a blood draw station on site with two centrifuges, a -40 freezer and -80 freezer (24-hour monitoring). There is also a procedure and infusion area within the Transplant department. The research area has a large, secure storeroom for study binders, devices, lab kits and other study supplies. In addition to work space for the Research Staff, there is also ample room for monitoring and sponsor visits.

The Investigational Pharmacy is conveniently located across the street. There is direct access to the inpatient and outpatient hospital services where all ancillary services are available to conduct study related activities.