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  • 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
  • Training Requirements for Faculty & Staff Facilitating Human Subject Research

    The Clinical Trials Support Office would like to provide guidance and reminders regarding training requirements for faculty and staff facilitating human subject research. The only research study team...
    Posted On: November 30, 2020
  • Upcoming MCRU Scheduling Conversion to MiChart

    The Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) is excited to announce that starting Monday, November 2nd all scheduling requests for MCRU services at any MCRU location will be managed through MiChart In...
    Posted On: October 23, 2020
  • CTSO Announces New Medical Director Committee

    Due to the economic recovery plan, the Clinical Trials Support Office (CTSO) has restructured their medical director support. Going forward, a Medical Directors Committee has been formed with...
    Posted On: August 21, 2020
  • Michigan Clinical Research Unit Procedure Updates and Reminders

    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Eye Protection Based on updated CDC recommendations and guidelines issued by the U-M Medical Group, please remember to wear eye protection when providing care to...
    Posted On: July 31, 2020
  • COVID-19 Trials Feasibility Review Committee Established

    Michigan Medicine has many brilliant physicians and scientists with creative ideas on how to better treat or prevent COVID-19. Fortunately, there are fewer COVID-19 patients in our hospital than...
    Posted On: April 14, 2020
  • IRBMED: SignNow Software Now HIPAA and FDA 21 CFR Part 11 Compliant

    SignNow Software is now HIPAA and FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliant for patient signatures.
    Posted On: April 9, 2020
  • COVID-19 Clinical Trials Process and Updates

    All COVID-19 clinical trials must to be submitted to the COVID-19 Research Prioritization Committee and will be assigned as a high priority. Once the designation has been made, Anna Lok, M.D.,...
    Posted On: April 6, 2020
  • Dr. Kunkel Announces New Strategic Research Plan

    In a message to the biomedical research community, Steven Kunkel, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean for Research for the Medical School and Chief Scientific Officer for Michigan Medicine, announced the...
    Posted On: January 27, 2020
  • New CTSO Recharge Rates Begin February 1

    On February 1, 2020, new recharge rates for the Clinical Trials Support Office will go into effect for all studies using a CTSU, with the exception of Oncology. The new rates will also be included in...
    Posted On: January 23, 2020