The Clinical Research Office provides the following services to the clinical investigators of the UF Health Cancer Center:

– Protocol and Consent Authoring

– Protocol Feasibility Assessments and Budget Development

– Regulatory Management

  • Submissions to Institutional Review Boards (IRBs)
  • Submissions to FDA
  • Submissions to study sponsors

– Clinical Trial Coordination

  • Patient education
  • Patient recruitment
  • Study visit coordination
  • Data management and monitoring
  • management
  • Research lab processing

– Financial Management

  • Budget development and contract negotiations
  • Study invoicing and payments for services
  • Billing Compliance program management

Management of UF Health Cancer Center committees

– Monitoring and Maintenance of the NCI and other Cooperative Group Memberships

  • Blood and Marrow Transplant Clinical Trials Network (BMT CTN)
  • Children’s Oncology Group (COG)
  • Cancer Trials Support Unit (CTSU)
  • NRG Oncology Group
  • Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG)

Upcoming New Services

The Clinical Research Office plans to provide clinical trial support for outside institutions with affiliations through the UF Academic Health Center.

Affiliate sites of the UF Health Cancer Center NRG Oncology Group membership include:

  • North Florida South Georgia VA Hospital (Gainesville, FL)
  • Tallahassee Memorial Cancer Center (Tallahassee, FL)
  • UF Health Proton Therapy Institute (Jacksonville, FL)
  • Watson Clinic (Lakeland, FL)
  • Broward Health and Broward Health North (Broward County, FL)