Ohio University

For Researchers

From start to finish, we make it easier for researchers to conduct clinical studies

The CTRU provides support for all stages of clinical research, from initial conception to final reporting. Investigators are strongly encouraged to involve the CTRU as early as possible when planning their research.

The CTRU staff is experienced with study participants of all ages and has expertise in a variety of therapeutic areas, including Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, aging (sarcopenia and mobility disability) and chronic back pain. The CTRU supports NIH-funded trials, pharmaceutical-sponsored trials (Phase I-IV) and investigator-initiated trials. The staff are well versed in FDA regulatory guidelines and Good Clinical Practice. Services provided by the CTRU are available to faculty of the Heritage College and other Ohio University faculty.

Our services

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Administrative services

Budget assistance

Feasibility assessment

IRB protocol assistance

Nursing services

Outreach and engagement

Physician oversight

Project management

Recruitment

Biospecimen collection and processing

Data collection and management

Imaging and image analysis

Networking

Obtaining informed consent

Pharmacy and medication management

Project design

Regulatory guidance and oversight

Research visit reminder service

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Contact Us

Clinical & Translational Research Unit
236 Irvine Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.566.9873 | Fax: 740.566.9874
Email: CTRU@ohio.edu
Facebook: @OhioUniversityCTRU

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