Clinical Research Center (CRC)
The Clinical Research Unit (CRU) is the hub for conducting clinical and translational research at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. There are more than 100 protocols being performed from a wide variety of specialties and subspecialties involving research participants of all ages. The staff includes nurse practitioners who can perform physical examinations, monitor participants, and perform infusions, and medical assistants who perform phlebotomy, electrocardiograms and process samples. A research dietitian is available for participant evaluations and assistance with dietary issues. The space, located on the second floor of 1184 5th avenue, includes private rooms, a bionutrition kitchen, telemetry, a laboratory for specimen processing and short term storage, a lounge with Internet access for research participants, entertainment for children, and work cubicles for research staff. The resource is available Monday – Friday from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
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Last Update: September 25, 2015