Participation & Involvement

All scientific advances come about through research.

Explore some of the opportunities available for the Washington University in St. Louis community to participate in ongoing research in a variety of disciplines.

Research Participant Registry (Volunteer for Health)

The Washington University School of Medicine Research Participant Registry helps researchers find qualified study participants. The School of Medicine is one of the world’s largest and most respected medical research centers, where quality and safety are top priority.

Visit the Research Participant Registry (Volunteer for Health).

Institute for Public Health

Identifying and implementing solutions to the complex health issues facing society requires collaboration of many different disciplines and partners. Washington University’s Institute for Public Health complements the efforts of other public health innovators and brings the full resources of the university to bear on addressing public health issues facing the St. Louis region and the world. The institute welcomes applications for faculty scholars and institute affiliates.

Visit the Institute for Public Health.

Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement

The Gephardt Institute at Washington University aims to provide meaningful involvement opportunities for the university community in response to voiced St. Louis community needs. We understand that civic engagement and service takes many forms.

Visit the Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement.