John Muir Health’s two top-notch research centers have a great depth of experience in coordinating clinical research studies.
John Muir Health Clinical Research Center
The John Muir Health Clinical Research Center has participated in over 200 clinical research studies through National Cancer Institute–sponsored cooperative groups, as well as pharmaceutical and biotechnological industry-sponsored studies. Our research experience includes Phase II, III, and IV drug and device clinical research studies for prevention, early detection, and treatment of various conditions.
All John Muir Health Clinical Research Center staff are certified through either the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) or the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA).
We work with physicians who have extensive research experience in oncology, including blood (lymphoma, leukemia), brain, breast, colorectal, esophageal, gynecological, lung, and prostate cancers. These physicians, who function as the research investigators, include surgeons, medical oncologists, and radiation oncologists.
We have expanded our focus into other areas of research and also participate in cardiology, neurology, orthopaedic, pulmonology, radiology, and nursing research studies.
John Muir Physician Network Clinical Research Center
John Muir Physician Network Clinical Research Center has completed over 450 clinical trials for the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industries. John Muir Physician Network Clinical Research Center focuses on Phase II, III, and IV clinical trials. We provide rapid enrollment, high data integrity, and compassionate care to our research subjects. Our research medical director, Roy A. Kaplan, MD, has over 25 years of experience. Or co-medical director Anna Chang, MD is also a Certified Principal Investigator. Our research coordinators are RN,s and Diabetes Educators. We have significant experience in diabetes mellitus and its complications, as well as other endocrine metabolic disorders such as obesity.
Our research focus has expanded into other therapeutic areas. We have contracted with principal investigators in cardiovascular care, dermatology, gastroenterology, neurology, and urology. Additionally, we have participated in more than 45 device studies for both invasive and noninvasive glucose monitors, glucose sensors, HbA1c testing, and lipid measuring devices. We offer blood glucose testing at no cost and HbA1c testing for a small fee. Please call us for an appointment.