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Abbott Clinical Research

AbbVie Clinical Pharmacology Research Unit

Grayslake, IL

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Current Studies provided by clinic: (Recruiters: How to post a study)


Type of Clinic:

Primarily Healthy volunteer studies


In-Patient Capacity:








Current Studies:



Company Info:


Stock Symbol: ABBV (NYSE)






Usually one visit.  Efficient and well organized

From the main entrance, go to your immediate right and check in at the reception desk. 


Volunteer Amenities:

Big Screen TV

In-Room TV

Private Bedside TV



DVD Player

Video Games

Board Games

Pool Table

Ping Pong

Foos Ball


Movie Library

Quiet Room

Computer Room

Rec Room

TV Room

Activities like crafts, bingo or tournaments

Hairdryers available in the main restrooms.  Visitation available M-F from 1 to 6 pm


Internet Access:



Public Computers w/Internet

Public Computers w/ no Internet



Private Rooms

Semi-Private (4 or less)

Dorms (5 or more)

Hospital Beds

Bunk Beds

3 Beds per room.  Ample closet space available for each volunteer.  Electrical outlet for each bed.  Lockers available for valuables.  Bring own lock or locks are available at nursing station. 



Limited on site parking.  Parking permit and instructions provided during screening.



Catered. One of few clinics that have hot sauce! Extra condiments only on non pk days. 





Payment structure depend on study but are mailed.  Checks are no longer given at checkout or opv. 



You are required to wear scrubs.  Color coded scrubs provided.  You may however where anything you like in your room so bring clothes for lounging and sleeping.


Camera Policy:

Laptops with webcams and camera phones are allowed but will have tamper proof tape applied. 



Self serve laundry available.  Detergent provided.   


Public Phones:

Courtesy phones for local calls available


Additional Information:

New website with study info.  Must have  Adobe Acrobat.  Friendly staff!


I have done several studies here.  The facility is very well laid out.  There are many TV areas, two game rooms, a large computer room and a lot of open space.  Being a smaller clinic, the staff definitely get to know the volunteers which adds to the homely atmosphere.


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Location and Contact Info:

AbbVie Clinical Pharmacology Research Unit
480 S. US Highway 45
Grayslake, IL 60030

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Telephone Contact Numbers For Signing Up For A Study:


(800) 827-2778


Please mention Paul Clough as your referral source!  Thanks!


Recruiting Hours (CST)
Sunday Closed
Monday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM















Abbott Clinical Research


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