The Center for Clinical Research (CCR) is here to help you address your study needs, large or small. CCR works closely with local Institutional Review Boards (IRB) at Northwestern University and Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital as well as external IRB offices to reduce investigator burden, share best practices, maximize quality and efficiency of all programs, and quickly resolve issues when they arise.
- Regulatory support
- Recruitment and retention support
- Study coordination support (nurse and non-nurse)
- Budget and finance support
- Northwestern University Clinical Research Unit (CRU) space and services
CCR also offers assistance in navigating the resources and services available at Northwestern for clinical investigators and for proper and timely participation in ClinicalTrials.gov.
There are fees for some of these services.
To learn more about how we can help you, email CenterForClinicalResearch@northwestern.edu.
For more information about research at Northwestern University, contact the Office for Research.