How do I learn more about current open studies?
Below you will find a list of current studies. Clicking on the link will take you to the study summary, which will provide you with all the important details for each study.


How do I participate in a study?
Each study summary provides a list of hospitals or clinics where the study is being run. Using the contact information provided, you may contact any of these facilities in order to request participation in a study.

Studies Recruiting Patients

  1. Natural History of Isolated Dystonias
  2. Biobank
  3. Patient-Centered Outcome Measures
  4. Objective Measures

Other Dystonia Research not part of the Dystonia Coalition

If you are interested in seeing a listing of dystonia research, please visit the website

Past Studies

  1. Natural History of Isolated Dystonia
  2. Biorepository for Isolated Dystonia
  3. Comprehensive Rating Tools for Cervical Dystonia
  4. Diagnostic and Measurement Tools for Spasmodic Dysphonia
  5. Comprehensive Diagnostic and Measurement Tools for Blepharospasm

Please Note: The Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network will make every effort to enroll all the patients we can, but we cannot make any guarantees that we will be able to enroll everyone in a particular study who wants to participate.