The Research Administration department is a centralized department that oversees research billing compliance, evaluates proposed study budgets and assists Texas Health Resources Legal with the review of Clinical Trial Agreements.
It is the policy of Texas Health Resources to consistently and fully comply with all laws and regulations pertaining to the billing of research-related charges for our patients. To ensure that patients are properly identified as participating in a research trial, a special admissions form is required to be presented at each time a hospital service is rendered.
Clinical Trial Agreements
Clinical Trial Agreements may be sent directly to the Manager of Contracts and Budgets via e-mail or by uploading it through the eIRB. An electronic version of the contract and budget are required for review.
Key points for the Principal Investigator and Study Staff
Key points for the Principal Investigator and their coordinators concerning contracts, budgets and hospital services.
Can the PI directly receive the revenue
The determination of whether the PI can hold the contract (be the direct recipient of the revenue from the sponsor) depends on whether Texas Health Resources is defined as engaged.
Society of Clinical Research Associates
SoCRA is a non-profit, professional organization dedicated to the continuing education and development of clinical research professionals.
Association of Clinical Research Professionals
ACRP is the primary resource for clinical research professionals in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, and those in hospital, academic medical centers and physician office settings.
Research Administration staff
Administrative Director of Research
Manager of Contracts and Budgets