Clinical Trials / Research Studies
Ophthalmology / Eyes

Myopia (Nearsighted) Study for Children 5 to 12 Years Old

Cincinnati Children's is conducting a research study, sometimes known as a clinical trial or clinical study, to learn how to slow or stop the progression of nearsightedness using light from a lamp. We think it is possible that violet light can help children with nearsightedness. ...More

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Adult Participants or Parents of Participants:

Cincinnati Children’s is involved in research because it is very important to understanding diseases and developing ways to prevent and treat health problems in children, as well as adults. Learn more about how you can help. Contact us at or 513-636-0098. Or, enroll in our database to be notified about future studies by completing an online sign up form.

Sponsors and Investigators:

The Office for Clinical and Translational Research at Cincinnati Children’s provides sponsors and investigators with comprehensive support services, research tools, personnel and facilities to conduct or facilitate pediatric and adult clinical research studies. Contact us at or 513-636-0314.