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  • Career Development Award Available for Researchers Committed to Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials

    The Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation (BMSF) is excited to announce the launch of the BMSF Diversity in Clinical Trials Career Development Program (BMSF DCTCDP) – a two-year program designed to support...
    Posted On: November 16, 2021
  • Guidance on Sharing Financial Information with Sponsors

    Recently, Investigators and Study Teams have been receiving direct reach outs from sponsors requesting U-M site budget and financial information before selecting the University as a site. The...
    Posted On: October 26, 2021
  • New CTSO Recharge Rates Effective August 1, 2021

    New CTSO recharge rates will go into effect for all studies using the M-CTSU and/or the Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) after August 1, 2021. These rates will be included in any budgets that...
    Posted On: July 20, 2021
  • Revised CTSU Post-Award Financial Report – Now Available with Projections

    After reviewing the Annual CTSO Survey and hearing direct feedback from Study Teams, the Clinical Trials Support Office is happy to announce that the revised Post-Award Project Overview will now...
    Posted On: April 22, 2021
  • Call for R01 Boot Camp Mentees and Coaches

    R01 Boot Camp is an intensive mentorship program designed to help early career faculty receive their first NIH Research Project Grants (R01, or equivalent). The U-M Medical School Office of Research...
    Posted On: February 18, 2021
  • MCRU RN Services Available Starting February 1

    The Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) is happy to announce that they are adding full-time (Monday – Friday) Nursing Services to our clinical research service line starting February 1, 2021....
    Posted On: January 12, 2021
  • Recent Updates to MCRU's Time & Events Table

    In response to customer feedback, the Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) has simplified their intake process and updated documentation. 
    Posted On: January 12, 2021
  • MCRU CVC's Room 10 Closed for Non-COVID Use

    The Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) is actively working with study teams on numerous protocols focused on COVID-19 research. Safety precautions must be followed for known COVID-19 positive...
    Posted On: December 15, 2020
  • Reminder: Guidelines for Sending Email to Multiple Patients

    Due to a recent incident that resulted in the accidental disclosure of the email addresses of over 1000 patients, we are providing the following guidance as a reminder to staff on the proper...
    Posted On: December 14, 2020
  • Upcoming CTSO & MCRU Holiday Hours

    Clinical Trials Support Office & Units (CTSO & CTSU) CTSO administrative operations will have abbreviated hours on Thursday, December 24, and officially close at the end of the business day...
    Posted On: December 2, 2020