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Clinical Research Resources Spotlight - Tulane LA CaTS Clinical Translational Unit (CTU)

Tulane Clinical Trial UnitThe Tulane LA CaTS Clinical Translational Unit (CTU) provides a broad range of services to offer complete clinical trial coordination and to assist in the initiation and conducting of clinical and translational research. The CTU is staffed by a highly-trained clinical research team who will assist investigators in all stages of the clinical and translational research process, from protocol development and review, regulatory compliance, and budgetary assistance to recruitment, nursing services, study coordination, and closeout. The CTU will serve as a point of contact for sponsors as well as investigators, and enhance and facilitate high-quality clinical and translational studies with a specific emphasis on recruitment of underserved populations. A description of the range of services provided by the Clinical Trials Unit is provided below.

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For more information, please contact Rachel Cruthirds at 504-988-9038 or