Clinical Trials Office
The Clinical Trials Office (CTO) supports clinical research study initiation and conduct, including assurance of regulatory and financial compliance. The CTO works to enhance patient safety, promote high-quality research, and create increased standardization and consistency within the overall clinical research enterprise at Dartmouth.
Current responsibilities of the CTO include: clinical trial contract review and negotiation; budget review in collaboration with PI and negotiation with sponsor; financial oversight of the trial with Medicare Coverage Analysis and management of the research billing activities of open trials; regulatory support for investigators, including study monitoring of investigator-initiated trials and registration of studies at clinicaltrials.gov; consistent registration of all new trials in Velos eResearch system prior to study initiation; and education and training for clinical research professionals. For more details: