Dear visitor,

Below you can find a summary of the medical information of the clinical studies that are currently conducted at our center or are planned in the near future. This can help you to contact our center, after first consulting your treating physician.

But first, we want to underline that every study conducted at our center has been approved by one of the central ethical committees of the Flemish universities. This garantees that the study is conducted according the applicable legal and ethical regulations. Your safety is always our number one priority!

For the following clinical studies we are looking for patients:

1. Sleepiness during the day (Hypersomnia)): ONGOING RECRUITMENT

This study investigates a new medical treatment for patients that are so tired during the day that they also sleep during the day. No treatments are currently available on the market in our country for these patients.

The start of this study is planned March 2019. 


This study investigates a new and possibly better treatment for children and adolescents  with ADHD.

The start of this study is planned to start November 2019. 

3. Major Depressive Disorder (1):

This study investigates a new and possibly more effective treatment  for patients that suffer from depression and already tried 2 different antidepressive treatments without any beneficial effect.

The start of the study is planned for January 2020. 

4. Sleeping difficulties during the night (Insomnia): SUCCESFULLY FINISHED

In the ongoing study, we are investigating if a new sleep medicine can possibly be more safe and effective than currently available medicines in patients from 18 untill 85 years old. Click here for the information form as approved by the Ethical Committee of the University Hospitals Leuven (UZLeuven).

Questions? Our study manager  Linde Buntinx, PhD, is happy to help! You can always reach her by telephone (011/31.65.28) or by e-mail (