Resources and Support

Offering Support Services for the Radiology Research Community

The Radiology Research Office provides administrative support services to the University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center clinical research community. The Department of Radiology has made a broad set of resources available for clinical study protocol review, study design consultation, regulatory support, imaging acquisition and post-processing of imaging data. In order to provide a wide range of support to clinical study, our team is broadly based. Our radiology research review process helps to ensure the feasibility of requested imaging, better performance of appropriate imaging and accurate billing of study procedures.

The services of our office are designed to aide UH Cleveland Medical Center researchers with clinical trial initiation, image acquisition and image data submission. Our office is intended to be used as a resource for the investigator and sponsors.

Radiology Research Services

Typical Radiology Research Office services include:

  • Review of study protocol and imaging guidelines for feasibility and billing determination
  • Consultation on scientific merit and imaging correlatives
  • Resolution of protocol implementation issues with radiologists, physicists, study coordinators and sponsors
  • Close collaboration with UHCRC Grant and Contracts Pre-Award/Research Finance office regarding e.g. NDA, DUA, research agreements and billing
  • Completion of sponsor required training
  • Phantom scanning for study qualification
  • Completion of sponsor required documents for study qualification
  • Participation in Site Initiation/Monitor Visits if required by sponsor
  • Image de-identification and archival to CD/DVD for transmission to sponsor
  • Completion of imaging data transmittal forms as requested

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