San Antonio

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Our studies change frequently and new studies start all the time. Join our database to stay informed of new studies as they start. We will contact you.

To find out more information about our San Antonio location, please call (210) 996-2600.

Infant Formula

New Infant Formulas are being developed that more closely resemble the mother’s breast milk, and which may deliver essential nutrients and vitamins.

If you are interested in studies for Infant Formula, it is important that you contact our site sooner than later. Many of these studies are seeking to enroll mothers of newborn infants, who are less than 2 weeks old at the time of enrollment.

Call Tekton at 210-996-2600 or Click to Register and to see if you qualify to screen!

Iron Deficiency Anemia

Iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is a problem that affects children, and may be due to nutritional issues or other, more serious medical problems. Symptoms include fatigue, pale skin, low appetite, irratbility, and rapid heartbeat.

Tekton Research and Dr. Adetona now enrolling children (ages 1-18) to participate in research studies for IDA. Contact Tekton Research at 210-996-2600 or register your interest online to learn more about this study.

Pneumococcal Vaccine

Dr. Adetona and Tekton Research are now recruiting participants for a new Pneumococcal vaccine study. Qualified participants must be 2 months of age (42-98 days) and in good general health. Parents and participants will make 6 visits into the office over 13 months – and will receive compensation for completed study visits. No insurance is required.

Would you like to learn more? Please contact our research specialist at 210-996-2600 or sign up online.

RSV Prevention

Infants who are born premature are at increase rate of RSV infection and RSV-related hospitalizations, when compared to infants born at full term.

Tekton Research is now enrolling infants under the age of 8 months old to participate in research studies for RSV prevention. For more information, contact Tekton at 210-996-2600 or Click to Register your interest online.

Influenza Vaccinations

Children are at increased risk for developing influenza infection, and younger children are at the greatest risk for influenza-associated deaths in America. New strains of influenza appear each year, thus increasing the need for clinical trials to find more effective vaccinations against this deadly disease.

Tekton Research is planning to enroll children and adolescents into flu vaccine studies this fall. Qualified participants receive study-related flu vaccine and study visits at no cost. Contact Tekton Research at 210-996-2600 or register your interest online to get on the list for this year’s flu vaccine study.


Pediatricians and the CDC recommend vaccinating infants, children, and adolescents to protect them from a variety of diseases including RSV, Influenza, Rotavirus, Pneumococcal and Meningococcal Diseases.

Tekton Research and Dr. Adetona are now enrolling families with infants (around the age of 2 months old). Call Tekton Research at 210-996-2600 or register your interest online to be considered for current or upcoming immunization studies.

Be the First to Know!

Tekton Research and Practical Approach Pediatrics have teamed up to bring clinical trial opportunities to families in the greater San Antonio area.

When you or your child participate in a clinical trial, all study-related medications (or vaccines) are provided at no cost. Compensation is provided for completed study visits and no insurance is required.

Tekton Research is planning several new studies which will start this year. Contact Tekton Research at 210-996-2600 or register your interest online and be the First to Know when new studies start!