The Clinical Research Operations Core assists in planning, initiating, and conducting clinical trials. The Core works closely with sponsors, investigators, and the IRB to facilitate successful conduct of clinical trials that meet the regulatory requirement that govern human research.
The Core will:
- Facilitate, foster and support the conduct of high-quality clinical research
- Increase studies that provide patients with access to cutting edge research opportunities
- Serve as a shared resource to investigators and research coordinators.
- Research nurse/coordinator support for study start-up, follow-up, and closeout
- Screen and identify eligible patients
- Contract and budgeting
- IRB preparation, submission and continuing review
- Educational opportunities