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Abbott Clinical Research

ICON Development Solutions

San Antonio, TX

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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:


Sign Up Page:


Social Media:


Company Info:

Stock Symbol: Privately Held Company

San Antonio - Manchester, UK






Unless specified, you must sign up for studies online.  Most screening dates are released within a few days of the screening.  If no screening dates are available, keep checking as they release screenings as needed.  

When signing up online line, read the study criteria carefully to avoid any surprises once you get to the clinic

Done on the first floor of the building.  Everything is done in one visit for most studies.


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


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

Rooms have 2 to 4 beds.  Each room has a TV and bathroom with shower.  Limited area to store personal items.   



Limited parking.  Best to get dropped off.  If all spaces are full, there is nowhere else to park. 

*Parking area is currently being expanded



Prepared in-house and served in an unusually nice dining room.





Paid within 10 business days of completion of study. 



You get a color coded T-shirt which you get to keep at end of study.  Most have ICON ad on the back.

You must wear your shirt outside of your room.


Camera Policy:

Your allowed to bring in devices with cameras.  No taking pictures while in house. 



Machines available for use on longer studies


Public Phones:

Courtesy phones for local calls available


Additional Information:

Healthcare Discoveries has changed name to Icon Development Solutions.  


I have done a few studies at ICON and it has become one of my preferred clinics.  Most rooms have 4 beds and each room has a bathroom and shower.  Since this is a smaller clinic, I find the staff are more close-knit and that seems to create a better flowing operation. 


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Location and Contact Info:

ICON Development Solutions

8307 Gault Ln
San Antonio, TX 78209
(Click here for map)



Telephone Contact Numbers For Signing Up For A Study:


If you are wishing to sign up for a study, you need to sign up for it online through ICON's site

(877) 848-7425

(210) 225-5437


Recruiting Hours (CST)
Sunday Closed
Monday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM







Abbott Clinical Research


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