Jay Rubin, MD is the Neuroscience Medical Director of Synexus, a clinical research organization in The Villages and in Ocala, Florida. Synexus is a division of PPD/Global Accelerated Enrollment Solutions, a world leader in the performance of clinical research trials with a commitment to excellence, integrity, and value. We offer many opportunities to participate in clinical research in the study of neurological, mental health and other medical illnesses. In addition, we seek mutually beneficial relationships with medical providers so more patients may gain access to clinical research without providers having to devote the time and resources managing the study, and with diagnostic tests and other services provided at no cost.
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Dr. Rubin was president of NeuroHealth, Inc. and practiced general neurology in the Florida from 1989 until retiring from neurology practice in June of 2020 to focus clinical research full-time at Synexus. He is convinced there has never been a better time for patients to participate in clinical research with an organization dedicated to offering cutting-edge technology, supervision, advancements in medical sciences, and support to participants and their caregivers without cost or need for medical insurance.
Having clinical research experience spanning more than 25 years, Dr. Rubin has been a principal investigator for more than 50 and a sub-investigator for more than 50 trials. These clinical trials have involved treatment protocols for Alzheimer's disease, mild cognitive impairment, diabetic polyneuropathy, migraines headaches, Parkinsonism, post-herpetic neuralgia, sleep disorders, strokes, and other diseases. Such trials have contributed to the FDA approval of many important medications. One of Dr. Rubin's key objectives is the continuation of exceptional communication and mentorship of local physicians and other providers so more patients are able to find opportunities to participate in national and international clinical trials at the local level.
Dr. Rubin is an Assistant Professor of Neurology and a member of the Graduate Medical Education Faculty of University of Central Florida College of Medicine residency programs for internal medicine and family practice programs at Ocala Health (Ocala Regional Medical Center and West Marion Community Hospital). He is board certified in neurology and in sleep medicine, a member and past president of the Marion County Medical Association and a member of the Florida Medical Association and the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Rubin obtained a B.S. degree in Chemistry and a B.A. degree in Psychology at the University of Miami in 1977. At the University of Florida College of Medicine, he obtained an M.D. degree in 1982 while conducting research in the fields of epilepsy and multiple sclerosis, and he completed neurology residency in 1986.