Help fill the GAP...

 

The GAP Registry is a unique research program at the Feinstein Institute, part of the Northwell Health, which allows healthy individuals to contribute to scientists’ efforts to understand how genes keep us healthy and sometimes contribute to making us ill. By comparing unaffected individuals with those affected by a disease, scientists can learn what factors contribute to disease development and improved outcomes.

Our Goal

To enroll 20,000 people from the Long Island / NYC Metropolitan area and other sites across the United States...

 

These people will provide a DNA sample and agree to receive information about additional studies they may be able to participate in as an “unaffected” or comparison subject.

Participation

  • How can I participate? Participation is fast and easy!
    To join, please open the online enrollment in your web browser by Clicking Here ...
  • What happens once I sign up?Once you sign up, you may be contacted and asked if you will volunteer in future research studies ...
  • Am I obligated to participate in other studies? You are never obligated to participate in any additional studies; rather, you will be able to contact us and receive ...
  • Who is eligible to participate? If you are over age 18 years of age, you can join the GAP.

Contact Us

via phone at 516-562-1175 or email at ResearchRegistry@northwell.edu