Available Resources

Facility
The facility includes private and semi-private rooms or cubicles including quiet spaces for interviews. Telemetry is available. For participant comfort, we make private televisions available, and there is a communal lounge with a computer and internet access. Child life programming is available, and an interactive fun and educational center for children, “the Zone” is located on the first floor of the building. Cubicles with telephone/computer are available for study staff.

Nursing
The nursing staff includes Nurse Practitioners (NPs), nurses, and medical technicians who have extensive experience in research-related nursing services. For a detailed description of the available nursing services, visit our Nursing page.

Bionutrition
The bionutrition unit includes a dietitian, chef, and diet technician to provide study-specific meals and dietary monitoring. For a detailed description of the available support, visit our Bionutrition page.

Ancillary support
Limited support is available for new investigators performing pilot studies. This support, provided in partnership with the host department or institute, may include study subject reimbursement and laboratory tests.

Sample processing and storage
Specimen processing can be performed by research nurses and medical technicians and temporarily stored. For more information, visit the Core Lab page.

Informatics services
Database development and support is available for approved studies. For more information, visit our Informatics page. 

Research Subject Advocates (RSA)
The RSAs provide oversight, advice, and educational program to ensure safe and ethical conduct of studies. For more information, visit our RSA page.

Overview of using the CRU
The following annotated slide set reviews the resources available and procedures for using the CRU.


Contact Us

Find out if CRC can assist you with your research efforts:

Clinical Research Centers
Tel: 212-241-6045

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday, 7am until 7pm