Clinical Trials Office

Contacts

cto@hitchcock.org

Description

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: