If you are interested in learning about clinical trials, we can advise you about what studies are ongoing and explain the clinical trial process in detail to guide you toward making an informed decision. Contact the Clinical Trials Group at scvd.ctg@utmb.edu.

Clinical Trials Leadership

Richard Rupp
Richard Rupp, MD
Dr. Richard Rupp is the Director of the Clinical Trials Group. He is board certified in Pediatrics as well as in Adolescent Medicine. Dr. Rupp has more than a decade of experience working with schools on health related issues including the improvement of immunization rates. He has been the Principal Investigator for vaccine clinical trials spanning the spectrum from infants through the elderly. Dr. Rupp's expertise in Adolescent Medicine has been particularly helpful in the success of trials involving teens.