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Conducting Clinical Trials

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Information and tools for investigators and research teams who are already involved in clinical trials, as well as for those who are thinking about getting involved. Learn about challenges and solutions for accruing patients to trials, how to develop a protocol, the process for collaborating with NCI to develop a new agent, and registration and reporting requirements.

Information for Investigators

Tools for Managing Clinical Trials

  • Protocol Development

    Guidelines and tools for protocol development, from the Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP).

  • Central Institutional Review Board Initiative

    Provides an innovative approach to human subject protection through a "facilitated review" process that can streamline local IRB reviews of adult and pediatric national multicenter cancer treatment trials.

  • AccrualNet

    Website designed for practicing professionals to support clinical trial accrual needs.

  • Cancer Trials Support Unit (CTSU)

    Project sponsored by NCI for the support of a national network of physicians to participate in NCI-sponsored cancer clinical trials.

Tools for Registration and Reporting

Tools for Ensuring Patient Confidentiality and Safety

  • Posted: July 30, 2015