One patient at a time: WWU's Jeff Carroll and n-Lorem

With COVID vaccines in the news on a daily basis, the average person is more familiar with the process of drug trials than ever. 

Months if not years of drug development. Thousands of people in trials for months more. FDA panels for approval, and even that was accelerated with federal funding and fast-tracking because of the pandemic. 

But what if you’re the only person in America with your disease? What hope would you have of finding a treatment? 

Western Associate Professor of Psychology Jeff Carroll hopes to be part of solving that…