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Gastroenterology - Research

The MultiCare Institute for Research & Innovation, in collaboration with Dr. Melawati Yuwono provides the opportunity to participate in clinical trials to those members of our community with illnesses and diseases of the digestive tract. Patients benefit from access to personalized care provided by our research staff, a state-of-the-art endoscopy center and Dr. Yuwono's advanced training in Interventional Endoscopy.

Gastroenterology Investigators include:

Melawati Yuwono, MD

Gastroenterology Studies Accepting Patients

Pediatrics - M11-290 UC

Study Number: M11-290—A multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the human anti-TNF monoclonal antibody adalimumab in pediatric subjects with moderate to severe ulcerative colitis.

Study Info

Principal Investigator(s): Melawati Yuwono, MD

Study Coordinator: Katy Garrison,, 253-403-2699

Pediatrics - Cape Registry

Study Number: P11-292—A long-term non-interventional registry to assess safety and
effectiveness of Humira® (Adalimumab) in pediatric patients with moderately to
Severely Active Crohn’s Disease (CD) (CAPE).

Study Info

Principal Investigator(s): Melawati Yuwono, MD

Study Coordinator: Katy Garrison,, 253-403-2699