The Bone Research and Education Center is able to conduct phase 1 to 4 clinical research trials. The centre is equipped with state of the art monitoring facilities including cardiac monitors, EKGs as well as on-site imaging and lab facilities. The nursing staff are ICU trained and experienced and the facility can accommodate research studies requiring inpatient care. 

 
The following studies are currently being conducted at the Center. 
 
    1. Placebo-controlled FRActure Study in Postmenopausal WoMen with OstEoporosis (FRAME).
    2. PARADIGM – Observational prospective study of hypoparathyroidism.
    3. Canadian National Hypoparathyroidism Registry – Observational prospective study of hypoparathyroidism.
    4. Bone biopsy finding in Atypical Femoral Fracture
    5. Effect of Teriparatide on Fracture Healing in Patients With Incomplete Atypical Femur Fractures – TAFF Trial.
    6. Canadian Registry for Atypical Femur Fractures
    7. Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Profiles of Once Daily and Twice Daily Dose Regimens of Recombinant Human Parathyroid Hormone (rhPTH[1-84]) Administered Subcutaneously to Subjects with Hypoparathyroidism