Center for Clinical Research
The Center for Clinical Research (CCR)
The NM Clinical Research Unit (CRU) has reactivated clinical research visits in compliance with COVID-19 pandemic precautions.
Additional COVID-19 Resources
- Updates from the Office for Research
- Updates from the IRB
- Updates from Northwestern University
- Funding opportunities and resources
Directed by Michael Ison, MD, MS, professor of Medicine: Infectious Diseases and Surgery: Organ Transplantation, CCR works closely with clinical and translational scientists, trainees and staff to provide resources, services and guidance specific to the needs of each investigator and study.
CCR's experienced staff, commitment to improvement and novel use of digital tools has led to quicker study start-up, increased investigator and study coordinator satisfaction and improved financial outcomes.
Clinical Research Support
In addition to Northwestern University Clinical Research Unit space and services, CCR offers regulatory support, recruitment and retention support, study coordination support and budget and finance support.
Participate in Clinical Research
Explore our information for patients who are interested in signing up for clinical research or learning more about clinical trials.