Clinical Research Program

Clinical Research Program

The Clinical Research Program was established in 2008 for the purpose of patient care support through availability of clinical trials in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Clinical trials are conducted by well-trained institutional affiliated researchers. The Clinical Research Program is owned and operated by HCA Midwest Health System. The program provides exceptional service at Belton Regional Medical Center, Centerpoint Medical Center, Lee's Summit Medical Center, Menorah Medical Center, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, and Research Medical Center.

The clinical research studies, conducted by the principal investigator, are reviewed by the HCA Midwest Health System's Institutional Review Board (IRB)and guided by the ethical principles for all research involving humans as subjects and abides by:

  • The Report of the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research,
  • Belmont Report: Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of Human Subjects of Research, and
  • The Common Rules 45 CFR 46 and 21 CFR 56

The Clinical Research Program includes 5 full-time coordinators who specialize in Oncology, Cardiology and Neuroscience therapeutic lines. A full-time regulatory specialist and a full-time financial specialist are able to support the administration of this program. Each individual within the program bring specialized expertise to the table which in turn makes this program outstanding.

The Clinical Research Program supports overall patient care by offering another therapeutic option through clinical trials. These are available through the Kansas City Clinical Oncology Program (KCCOP), Sarah Cannon Research Institute, and various pharmaceutical and CRO partners.

For a complete list of open Studies:

Clinical Trials

Sponsor InformationInformation for Sponsor

frequently asked questionsFrequently Asked Questions

Clinical Research Study Start Up ProcessClinical Research Study Start Up Process

Clinical Research Staff MembersClinical Research Staff Members

Clinical Trial ResourcesExternal Resources for Clinical Trials

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