Breaking Bread With Great Lakes Clinical Trials at The Lutheran Home
Jun
21
5:00 PM17:00

Breaking Bread With Great Lakes Clinical Trials at The Lutheran Home

Please join us at the Lutheran Home to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer's disease. On the summer solstice, we will be baking bread all day with our memory care residents. You are invited for a delicious lasagna dinner and break bread in honor of loved ones affected by Alzheimer's Disease. 

Please RSVP to Linda at 847-368-7404

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Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at The Sheridan at Green Oaks
Jul
18
5:00 PM17:00

Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at The Sheridan at Green Oaks

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be presenting at the The Sheridan at Green Oaks at 29330 Waukegan Rd in Lake Bluff on Wednesday July 18th at 5:00 PM. 

We will be discussing the advancements made in Alzheimer's disease prevention and detection and how you can participate in helping bring new medications to market. 

This discussion is co- sponsored by BrightStar Care Home Care and Medical Stafffing, Elderworks, and The Sheridan at Green Oaks. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Attend the Alzheimer's Association International Conference
Jul
22
to Jul 26

Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Attend the Alzheimer's Association International Conference

Great Lakes Clinical Trials President and Founder Steve Satek and Medical Director Dr. Jeffery Ross will attend the Alzheimer's Association's 2018 International Conference in Chicago July 22nd through July 26th at McCormick Place. 

This is an incredible opportunity for clinicians and care providers gather to share the latest study results, theories and discoveries to help bring the world closer to breakthroughs in dementia science. 

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Your Options as a Caregiver:  Great Lakes Clinical Trials Discussion
Aug
16
5:30 PM17:30

Your Options as a Caregiver: Great Lakes Clinical Trials Discussion

It is never easy to hear that your parent, spouse, sibling or a loved one has Alzheimer's disease. With no major breakthrough's in medication since 2003, your options may seem limited. But there is hope.

On August 16th 2018 at 5:30 PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be hosting a discussion at Belmont Village in Buffalo Grove on what options are currently available and how you can help. Medical advancements in early detection and prevention are being made you may well be the key in putting an end to Alzheimer's disease. 

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Steve Satek to Chair The Global Site Solutions Summit
Oct
12
to Oct 14

Steve Satek to Chair The Global Site Solutions Summit

Great Lakes Clinical Trials President and Founder Steve Satek will chair the Global Site Solutions Summit in Boca Raton, FL October 12th through October 14th 2018. 

For the last 12 years, The Global Site Solutions Summit has been committed to being "the site's meeting." The Summit provides a unique hub where sites, sponsors, CRO executives and regulators come together and share best practices, build thier businesses, and develop new partnerships through debates, ideation sessions, workshops, and focus groups. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials Sponsors the Lakeview Memory Cafe for Scrapbooking
May
30
1:00 PM13:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials Sponsors the Lakeview Memory Cafe for Scrapbooking

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be sponsoring the inaugural Lakeview Memory Cafe on May 30th 2018 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Sulzer Library located at 4455 N Lincoln Ave.   The event is hosted by ARTIS Senior Living.

A Memory Cafe is welcoming event for individuals with Alzheimer's Disease alongside their caregiver.  All are welkcoem to attend!

PICTURES CAN SAY A THOUSAND WORDS, so let's walk down memory lane creating a scrapbook using your photos. Please bring 20 photos that you would want to place in your personalized book. If you have a scrapbook you want to add pictures to, please feel free to bring those.

Our cafe shares these goals: to help guests feel comfortable and to know that they are not alone. Our cafe is a place to talk with others who understand what you are going through, to leave behind limitations and instead focus on strengths, to enjoy other's company, and to explore something new.

If you would like to attend please RSVP by May 23rd to Lakeview@artismgmt.com or call 773-697-9003.  You are welcome to attend as many memory cafes as you wish!

Reservations are limited to 50 attendees. A wait list will be started if that number is exceeded.  As a courtesy, please give 72 hours notice for any cancellations.

To download a flyer describing the event click here.

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Clinical Trials and You!
May
30
12:00 PM12:00

Clinical Trials and You!

Great Lakes Clinical Trials' President, Steve Satek will be presenting a talk entitled "Clinical Trials and You" on May 30th at 12:00 PM at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village 

"The clinical research industry plays a major role in the health of all Americans, yet most people don't have a good understanding of what it means to join a clinical trial," commented Mr. Satek. "A more informed population can lead to the approval of better medications and therapies to treat a variety of disease."

ABOUT GREAT LAKES CLINICAL TRIALS

  • Great Lakes Clinical Trials specializes in the study of investigational medications, food products, devices and supplements for the treatment of chronic diseases, notably in Mental Health, Memory Disorders, Pain Management, Nutrition and Metabolic Health. 
     
  • All medical services at  Great Lakes Clinical Trials are provided free-of-charge, and are led by board-certified physicians.  We do not bill insurance.  Your information will be kept confidential, unless you ask us to collaborate with your personal physician.  We will provide you with a stipend for your participation - amounts vary based on each study.  Free transportation is also provided for some of our trials.  
     
  • With two Chicago area locations in Andersonville and in Arlington Heights, the Great Lakes team have managed more than 450 clinical trials over the past 25 years and are committed to providing quality services for both study volunteers & the research industry.
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Memory Screens at The Kilpatrick Renaissance
May
25
2:00 PM14:00

Memory Screens at The Kilpatrick Renaissance

On Friday May 25th at 2:00 PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on site at The Kilpatrick Renaissance  at 4655 W Berteau Ave in Portage Park to provide residents with complimentary Memory Assessments to determine if they may be experiencing memory problems that could indicate early Alzheimer's disease.

When completing a memory assessment with Great Lakes Clinical Trials, you will be provided information and support to let you know about options that may be available to you to help slow down memory loss. 

There is hope. Take part today. 

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Memory Screens at The Renaissance Saint Luke
May
18
2:00 PM14:00

Memory Screens at The Renaissance Saint Luke

On Friday May 18th at 2:00 PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on site at The Renaissance Saint Luke at 1501 W Belmont Ave to provide residents with complimentary Memory Assessments to determine if they may be experiencing memory problems that could indicate early Alzheimer's disease.

When completing a memory assessment with Great Lakes Clinical Trials, you will be provided information and support to let you know about options that may be available to you to help slow down memory loss. 

There is hope, Take part today. 

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Andersonville's Third Thursday Concierge Networking
May
17
6:00 PM18:00

Andersonville's Third Thursday Concierge Networking

On Thursday May 17th 2018 at 6:00 PM the Andersonville Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Key Magazine will host 80 concierges to tour the Andersonville neighborhood and take part in a Third Thursday Networking event at M Henry.

The goal is to bring together members of the Andersonville Business District and connect them with from hotels and associations all over the city in a casual environment and provide an opportunity to meet the people behind what makes Andersonville special.

Steve Satek, will be representing Great Lakes Clinical Trials and the Swedish American Museum at this event.  

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials at The Memory Cafe
May
16
1:00 PM13:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials at The Memory Cafe

On Wednesday May 16th 2018 Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be sponsoring The Memory Cafe at Loyola's Schreiber Center co-sponsored by The Chicago Center For Cognitive Wellness, Loyola University, Renewal Care and Northwestern Medicine. This unique opportunity allows us to gain better understanding of the challenges individuals with cognitive impairment face daily. 

Registration is required for each session you attend. For more information and to register, please call: (312) 503-0604 or email: Lauren.dowden1@northwestern.edu

For a copy of the event flyer Click Here

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Memory Screens at The Norwood Park Senior Center
May
16
9:00 AM09:00

Memory Screens at The Norwood Park Senior Center

On Wednesday May 16th From 9:00 AM-1:00PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on site at The Norwood Park Senior Center at 5801 N Natoma Ave to provide participants with complimentary Memory Assessments to determine if they may be experiencing memory problems that could indicate early Alzheimer's disease.

When completing a memory assessment with Great Lakes Clinical Trials, you will be provided information and support to let you know about options that may be available to you to help slow down memory loss. 

There is hope, Take part today. Call us at 773-275-3500 to reserve a time slot. 

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Memory Loss and Clinical Trials Presentation at The Norwood Park Senior Center
May
8
11:00 AM11:00

Memory Loss and Clinical Trials Presentation at The Norwood Park Senior Center

Norwood Park, IL - Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be providing an educational program on Alzheimer's Research and how you can get involved. The program will take place on May 9th 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Norwood Park Senior Center Located at 5801 N. Natoma Ave, Chicago IL 60631. 

The Program will be presented by Steve Satek - President and Founder of Great Lakes Clinical Trials. 

 Steve Satek Great Lakes Clinical Trials President

Steve Satek
Great Lakes Clinical Trials President

Steve Satek is the Founder and President of Great Lakes Clinical Trials, an independent, phase I-IV clinical trial center located on the north side of Chicago, specializing in the study of investigational medications, food products and supplements for the treatment of chronic diseases, notably in Psychiatry, Alzheimer’s disease, Pain Management and Women’s Health.

Steve has more than 25 years of experience in the clinical research industry. He began his career as a bench researcher at the Northwestern University Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center and since that time has held senior management positions at the Chicago Center for Clinical Research, Radiant Research, Cognitive Drug Research and Forenap Pharma.  Just prior to opening Great Lakes Clinical Trials, Steve served as the Senior Vice President for a nationally-recognized consulting group, where he specialized in the design, implementation, and management of central nervous system and clinical pharmacology research programs.  Steve offers a diverse and thorough knowledge of clinical trial operations, which has been presented at over 20 industry conferences.  In addition, he has personally project managed and/or coordinated over 100 trials. He holds two Bachelor of Science degrees in Molecular Biology and in Biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an Executive MBA from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management

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Diabetes and Clinical Trials
May
8
11:00 AM11:00

Diabetes and Clinical Trials

On Tuesday May 8th 2018 at 11:00 AM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on site at Oak Street Health's Portage Park location with Site Dietitian and Study Coordinator Wendy Hasse to give a presentation on Diabetes Management and Clinical Trials. With topics ranging from Dietary Management, Non- Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy. Please Contact Joanna at Oak Street Health to confirm attendance.  773-724-6200. 

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Continuity of Care Alzheimer's Disease Presentation
May
8
8:30 AM08:30

Continuity of Care Alzheimer's Disease Presentation

On Tuesday May 8th 2018 at 8:30 AM Great Lakes Clinical Trials President and Founder, Steve Satek, will be presenting on Alzheimer's Disease and Clinical Trials at the Joliet Historical Museum.

 Steve Satek, Great Lakes Clinical Trials President

Steve Satek, Great Lakes Clinical Trials President

This Presentation will include advancements made in the medical community regarding diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's Disease as well as Clinical Trials of new medications being developed for Alzheimer's Prevention. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Present at the Continuity of Care Meeting In Lake Barrington
May
8
8:30 AM08:30

Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Present at the Continuity of Care Meeting In Lake Barrington

On Tuesday May 8th 2018 at 8:30 AM Trials Jessica Branning, Neuroscience Research Specialist at Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be presenting on Alzheimer's Disease and Clinical Trials at Lake Barrington Woods, Senior Lifestyles Independent Living.

 Jessica Branning Neuroscience Research  Specialist Great Lakes Clinical Trials

Jessica Branning Neuroscience Research  Specialist
Great Lakes Clinical Trials

This Presentation will include advancements made in the medical community regarding diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's Disease as well as Clinical Trials of new medications being developed for Alzheimer's Prevention. 

 

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Music and The Brain at The Lutheran Home
May
3
11:00 AM11:00

Music and The Brain at The Lutheran Home

Music can enrich your life during daily stressors and challenges. Come join us for a fun and spirited program guaranteed to get your toes tapping and your heart singing. The event is held in the Chapel of St John and is $5 per person with a lunch provided. 

For more information and to reserve your space, kindly reply to Linda Smith at (847) 368-7404.

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Northwest Community Hospital Ribbon Cutting at The Lutheran Home
Apr
26
3:30 PM15:30

Northwest Community Hospital Ribbon Cutting at The Lutheran Home

On April 26th 2018 The Lutheran Home in Arlington Heights will have a ribbon cutting ceremony for the brand new Northwest Community Hospital satellite clinic located in the Lutheran Home Wellness Center. 

 Michael Glickman, MD

Michael Glickman, MD

Under the direction of Dr. Michael Glickman, the new satellite clinic is located immediately next door to the Great Lakes Clinical Trials research center. 

Please join us welcoming our new neighbors, who offer quality healthcare opportunities at to residents of the Lutheran Home and the surrounding northwest suburban communities! 

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Parkinson's Disease Movement and Techniques
Apr
19
11:00 AM11:00

Parkinson's Disease Movement and Techniques

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Join Jason Mahilo from Accelerated Care Plus as he take a serious topic and makes it interesting and fun. Learn how movement helps Parkinson's Disease and about different techniques you incorporate into your daily life. $5 per person and includes lunch. Event will be held in the Chapel of St John. 

For more information and to reserve your space, kindly reply to Linda Smith at (847) 368-7404.

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Chicago Memory Cafe
Apr
17
1:00 PM13:00

Chicago Memory Cafe

On April 17th 2018 Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be attending The Memory Cafe at Loyola's Schreiber Center co-sponsored by The Chicago Center For Cognitive Wellness, Loyola University, Renewal Care and Northwestern Medicine. This unique opportunity allows us to gain better understanding of the challenges individuals with cognitive impairment face daily. 

Registration is required for each session you attend. For more information and to register, please call: (312) 503-0604 or email: Lauren.dowden1@northwestern.edu

Click here for a copy of the meeting flyer.

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Free Memory Screens at Oak Street Health
Apr
10
10:30 AM10:30

Free Memory Screens at Oak Street Health

On April 11th at 10:30 AM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on site at Oak Street Health's Portage Park location providing complimentary memory assessments using our CANTAB system to determine your memory health compared to others your age.  Please join us at 4848 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago IL 60641.

For more information, please call (773) 275-3500 and ask to speak with Clayton.

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Clinical Trials and You!
Mar
27
3:00 PM15:00

Clinical Trials and You!

Great Lakes Clinical Trials' President, Steve Satek will be presenting a talk entitled "Clinical Trials and You" to the resident of the Admiral at the Lake.

 Steve Satek, GLCT President

Steve Satek, GLCT President

"The clinical research industry plays a major role in the health of all Americans, yet most people don't have a good understanding of what it means to join a clinical trial," commented Mr. Satek. "A more informed population can lead to the approval of better medications and therapies to treat a variety of disease."

The event will take place from 3:00-4:00PM on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  The Admiral at the Lake is located at 929 W Foster Ave. Chicago, IL 60640, 773.433.1800.

ABOUT GREAT LAKES CLINICAL TRIALS

  • Great Lakes Clinical Trials specializes in the study of investigational medications, food products, devices and supplements for the treatment of chronic diseases, notably in Mental Health, Memory Disorders, Pain Management, Nutrition and Metabolic Health. 
  • All medical services at  Great Lakes Clinical Trials are provided free-of-charge, and are led by board-certified physicians.  We do not bill insurance.  Your information will be kept confidential, unless you ask us to collaborate with your personal physician.  We will provide you with a stipend for your participation - amounts vary based on each study.  Free transportation is also provided for some of our trials.  
  • With two Chicago area locations in Andersonville and in Arlington Heights, the Great Lakes team have managed more than 450 clinical trials over the past 25 years and are committed to providing quality services for both study volunteers & the research industry.
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Join Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the 48th Ward Senior Resource Fair!
Mar
19
10:00 AM10:00

Join Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the 48th Ward Senior Resource Fair!

Great Lakes Clinical Trials, Alderman Harry Osterman & Edgewater Village invite you to the 18th Annual 48th Ward Senior Resource Fair.

The event will take place on Monday, March 19th, 2018 from 10:00am to 1:00pm at the Broadway Armory, located at 5917 North Broadway in Chicago. 

"This will be our 4th year in a row supporting this important community event," commented Steve Satek, President of Great Lakes Clinical Trials. "This fair provides a unique opportunity for local residents to meet directly with our staff to discuss options for participation in our clinical studies."  All services at Great Lakes CLinical Trials is free and no insurance cards are necessary.  This includes doctor appointments, study medications, lab tests, x-rays and more!

 48th Ward Team Members Displaying Free Great Lakes Clinical Trials Tote Bags

48th Ward Team Members Displaying Free Great Lakes Clinical Trials Tote Bags

At the event, over 50 service providers will be offering information and resources for community involvement, healthcare, wellness, medical treatment, retirement living and more.

  • Light Refreshments
  • Raffles
  • Piano Music
  • Line Dancing
  • Free Admission
  • Open to all!

For further information, please contact the 48th Ward office at (773) 784-5277 or click here.

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February is Cardiac Awareness Month!  Learn more about Energy Healing
Feb
1
11:00 AM11:00

February is Cardiac Awareness Month! Learn more about Energy Healing

MARK THE OCCASION!  As part of a Winter Special Event Series, the Lutheran Home and Great Lakes Clinical Trials have a calendar packed with interesting, entertaining and informative events for January, February and March 2018.

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During Cardias Awareness Month, learn how you can balance and restore the human energy field in and around the body through your meridien paths and chakra centers.  $5 per person.  Lunch included.

For more information and to reserve your space, kindly reply to Linda Smith at (847) 368-7404

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Celebrity Estate Battles:  Winter Special Event at Lutheran Home
Jan
18
11:00 AM11:00

Celebrity Estate Battles: Winter Special Event at Lutheran Home

MARK THE OCCASION!  Lutheran Home and Great Lakes Clinical Trials have a calendar packed with interesting, entertaining and informative events for January, February and March 2018.

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Learn from a legal expert about issues resulting from the estate planning missteps of famous celebrities including Ernie Banks,Michael Jackson, Prince, Robin Williams and more.  $5 per person.  Lunch included.

For more information and to reserve your space, kindly reply to Linda Smith at (847) 368-7404

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Reflexology Techniques:  Winter Special Event at Lutheran Home
Jan
11
11:00 AM11:00

Reflexology Techniques: Winter Special Event at Lutheran Home

MARK THE OCCASION!  Lutheran Home and Great Lakes Clinical Trials have a calendar packed with interesting, entertaining and informative events for January, February and March 2018.

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Join us on Thursday, January 11th to learn about Reflexology and how you can relive tension and treat illness by the application of pressure to the specific reflex points on the hands, feet and head.  $5 per person.  Lunch included.

For more information and to reserve your space, kindly reply to Linda Smith at (847) 368-7404

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Trivia Afternoon:  Winter Special Event at Lutheran Home
Jan
4
1:00 PM13:00

Trivia Afternoon: Winter Special Event at Lutheran Home

MARK THE OCCASION!  Lutheran Home and Great Lakes Clinical Trials have a calendar packed with interesting, entertaining and informative events for January, February and March 2018.

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Join Great Lakes Clinical Trials and the Lutheran Home on Thursday, January 4th for a fun-filled afternoon as we celebrate National Trivia Day.  Bring your old friends and make new friends!  Teams will play a six round trivia game.  Complimentary snacks.  Prizes will be awarded!

For more information and to reserve your space, kindly reply to Linda Smith at (847) 368-7404

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Get Your Memory Checked for Free - Thursday January 4th
Jan
4
9:00 AM09:00

Get Your Memory Checked for Free - Thursday January 4th

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Make a resolution for 2018 to be a year to take care of your memory.  As we put 2017 behind us, it is important to protect your memories of the past. 

Join us Thursday January 4th, between the hours of 9am and 4pm for a free, no obligation, memory assessment.  If you are over the age of 50 regular memory checks are key to happy and healthy future. 

Great Lakes Clinical Trials is Chicago's leading private research clinic specializing in memory care.  We conduct a variety of clinical studies looking at preventing future memory loss.  

Book your free 30-minute assessment now by calling (773) 275-3500.  You can also click here to fill out a form and have one of our staff contact you for an appointment.

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials Supports The Patio Theater's Holiday Showing of Miracle on 34th Street
Dec
16
11:00 AM11:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials Supports The Patio Theater's Holiday Showing of Miracle on 34th Street

The Great Lakes Clinical Trials team will have a table set up with information on new and exciting breakthrough studies involving educating individuals on the the risk factors leading to cardiovascular health problems. Arrive at the theater early to snag a good seat and don't forget to stop by our table to find out more about the important role you can play in advancing medicine through clinical trials.

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