Infectious Disease

Regional Health is involved in infectious disease research trials. Below is more information about the purpose and who the physician (principal investigator) is for each trial. For more in-depth information on the research studies, click the blue name which will lead you to the U.S. National Institute of Health website.


C-DIFFENSE: Study of a Candidate Clostridium Difficile Toxoid Vaccine in Subjects at Risk for C. Difficile Infection

PURPOSE: The aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of the candidate Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) vaccine to prevent primary symptomatic C. difficile infection (CDI) in subjects a risk for CDI where there is a substantial unmet medical need.

To learn more, contact:
Regional Health
Clinical Research

353 Fairmont Blvd.
Rapid City, SD

(605) 755-3982

Principal Investigator
Kurt A. Stone, MD
Family Medicine