About the Office of Clinical Trials (OCT)
The Office of Clinical Trials has been charged with the function of substantive review and oversight of research projects using UHS Hospitals facilities and resources. We work with pharmaceutical and other medical companies to conduct clinical research studies. With over four years of experience conducting complex clinical research and enrolling patients in the study of investigational medication and devices, it undertakes processes to protect the best interest of our research patients, at the same time adhering to federal and other regulatory guidelines for compliance.
Important phone numbers
(607)763-5696, Martha Nelson - For new clinical studies, regulatory, budget, and contract issues, and any other administrative or related questions.
(607)763-5697, Terri Peters - For current studies questions, patient related questions and concerns, and study related test and procedure questions.
(607)763-5483, Kathy Hughes - For current studies questions, patient related questions and concerns, and study related test and procedure questions.
(607)763-5703, Danielle Zavada - For regulatory documents, and administrative assistance with IRB submission questions.
We are committed to maintain a high standard of commitment to clinical research, as reflected in our mission statement.