Head and neck cancer/Oral Mucositis

People with oral mucositis and head and neck cancer are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by Northwell Health.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

  • Are a male or female and are 21 years or older
  • Have squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
  • Willing to complete daily diaries

You may not participate in this study if you:

  • Have had prior radiation to the head and neck
  • Have active infectious oral disease, excluding oral candidiasis, or oral lesions
  • Are currently using any antibiotic rinses or troches
  • Have chronic immunosuppression
  • Have been treated with any other investigational agent within the past 30 days
  • Are pregnant, breastfeeding or plan to become pregnant

Contact Information
Sigal Bein, Study Coordinator
450 Lakeville Road, Lake Success, NY 11042
Phone: (516) 734-8812
Email: sbein@northwell.edu