Clinical Research Services Center
The Clinical Research Services Center (CRS) is the cornerstone of clinical research within Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI), the research arm of Children's. The Clinical Research Services Center oversees the clinical and translational research at Children's Hospital Oakland.
Clinical Research Services is funded by the National Institutes of Health, and supports the full spectrum of patient-oriented research at Children's Hospital Oakland. CRS provides investigators with the statistical and administrative support, the laboratory resources needed to conduct clinical research, nursing support. With state-of-the-art facilities and some of the most comprehensive research lab services in the entire state, Clinical Research Services keeps our pediatric research team on the cutting edge of their fields.
The Clinical Research Services Center is open to clinical and basic scientists at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland, as well as other staff working on approved clinical studies. General lab usage for strictly medical purposes is not allowed and usage fees vary.
For more information, please call: (510) 428-3885, ext. 5366
Clinical studies within Children's Hospital Oakland are advancing treatment and cures.
Significant advances in the prevention, treatment and cure of human disorders such as diabetes or cancer can only be achieved through clinical research. As part of CHORI's dedication to improving health and wellness across the globe, CHORI's six Centers of Research are all involved in a variety of innovative clinical and/or translational studies, which are highlighted within each of the Centers' web pages.
In addition, researchers and clinicians from CHORI and Children's Hospital Oakland, together referred to as UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland, are hard at work on a vast number of clinical studies every day. These studies not only help determine the most effective tools for treatment and cure, but also provide invaluable insight into the mechanisms of some of the most pernicious childhood diseases.
More about clinical research at Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute.
Pediatric Clinical Research Center
Children's Hospital Oakland's Pediatric Clinical Research Center offers a full range of research-specific services from consulting and administration to clinical data collection and laboratory testing—ensuring that research results are accurate and clinically relevant.
More about the Pediatric Clinical Research Center.
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