The Clinical Trial Center (CTC) strives to provide the clinical researcher with all the tools necessary to make your clinical study a straightforward, streamlined process. Clinical researchers at Loma Linda University Health (LLUH) are invited to take full advantage of resources available through our VIP Intranet site. Access is only available while on campus and only with LLUH computer stations.
Manage Your Clinical Study (Access via VIP Intranet)
Processing a clinical study from onset to completion is a complex project. Careful planning is crucial in order to avoid any delays. Understanding the design and process of clinical studies can provide investigators and their staff with a comprehensive outline and detailed steps of the required processes in order to achieve the successful and efficient conduct of clinical studies. Information about processes for two types of clinical studies and how they are designed is available on the Clinical Trials VIP Intranet site. VIP access is required.
- Industry-Sponsored Clinical Studies Process
- PI-Initiated Clinical Studies Process
Useful Guides and Forms (Access via VIP Intranet)
Find what you need in our comprehensive collection of CTC forms on the VIP Intranet. Look through guides and handbooks to discover extensive information about managing your clinical study. VIP access is required.
- Contracts Guide for Clinical Trials
- CTC Forms
- Clinical Trial Billing and Finance
- Clinical Laboratory
- Investigational Drug and Device
- Coordinator Toolbox
- Tools and References
- Tip Sheets
- Research Policies and Procedures
How to Recruit Patients
Successful recruitment into clinical trials is best achieved by developing a practical recruitment plan based upon well-demonstrated recruitment strategies, a dedicated research team, and adequate resources. Additionally, it is crucial that the PI and the research team have positive and supportive relationships with the subjects being recruited.
- FDA Website Guidance on Advertising and Recruitment
- SoCRA Article: Current Challenges to Recruitment and Enrollment
For additional research-related information, visit the links below on our site and the Loma Linda University Research Affairs website.