The HSG Difference!

Our Services

The Huntington Study Group (HSG) is a proven world leader in facilitating high-quality clinical research trials and studies in Huntington disease (HD). We have the first and largest HD clinical research network of over 400 active and compassionate investigators, coordinators, scientists and HD experts at over 100 HSG Credentialed Research Sites across the globe dedicated to seeking treatments that make a difference and improving the quality of life and outcomes for families affected by HD. In addition to this vast clinical network we collaborate with industry, government and foundation sponsors, CROs and HD advocacy and community partners.

Our broad network and expertise in HD allows us to provide a variety of specialized services to assist sponsors and partners to investigate effective treatments for HD and help reduce the burden of HD for families affected by the disease. The specialized services include:

  • Assist with protocol development and study design
  • Provide overall direction of the study, including providing medical guidance to the Study team, through analysis, interpretation and dissemination of study results
  • Identify, credential, select and engage qualified HSG sites in North and South America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand including training, assistance with requisite site documents and certifications
  • Accompany sponsor to FDA meetings
  • Coordinate scientific and ethical review by the HSG clinical Research Advisory Board
  • Establish strategic approaches and tools for patient recruitment and retention
  • Conduct all budgeting and contracting
  • Maintain fiscal responsibility for funds and expenditures related to clinical studies
  • Coordinate and facilitate project and data management
  • Streamlined training
  • Comprehensive Biostatistics experience
  • Provide advice and support on study site issue resolution as required by the project management team and facilitate the relationships between sites and local CRO staff, as applicable
  • Assuring the integrity of the clinical studies and their planned conclusions
  • ACRP certified professionals
  • Access to high value investigators and other study personnel
  • Rapid Start-up capability
  • Communications and outreach expertise

To find out how you can partner with HSG on a trial, please contact us at 800-487-7671 or