Research Services

research services

The CTSI Service Center provides a range of services and resources to investigators performing translational research across campus.

The CTSI Service Center’s programs, resources and core facilities can assist you in:



Not sure where to start? Research navigators can help direct your team to the right resources. Please see the table below for a list of CTSI services and contacts.

Initial consultations for all services are offered at no cost. If a study requires special or extended involvement of staff, cost may be assessed. We will discuss all available options at the first consultation.

Please contact any of the CTSI services listed below as early in the process as possible, even before you have submitted a grant proposal.

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Primary Contacts

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Holly Morris, RN, MSN, CCRC, CHRC

CTSI Director of Research Services hlmorris@ufl.edu 352.294.5881

Bob Kolb, RN, MS, CCRC

CTSI Research Project Navigator kolbhr@ufl.edu 352.273.8882

 

Design a Study

Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design

Design a study, determine appropriate sample size and perform statistical analysis.

LibGuides for Clinical Research

Tabs for resources, training, IRB, safety and ethics, standards and templates and professional associations.


Data Management and Software

Clinical and Translational Science Informatics and Technology

Research Data Management, Algorithms, Research Software Design, Implementation and Support

REDCap

Capture data with this secure, web-based application.


Quality Assurance

Consultation, auditing, SOP development, batch releases and training to ensure GCP, GLP and GMP.

Regulatory Assistance

Receive guidance on regulatory submissions, informed consent, IRB submissions and ClinicalTrials.gov registration and compliance.


Recruit Participants

Recruitment Center

Assistance with developing recruitment strategies, creating recruitment materials and evaluating recruitment methods.

Integrated Data Repository

Access clinical data for cohort identification and recruiting, and to answer research questions.

OneFlorida Clinical Research Consortium

Implement grant-funded research in real-world settings throughout the state.

ACT Network

Explore and validate feasibility for clinical studies across the NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) consortium.


Conduct Research

Clinical Research Center

Facilities for outpatient and inpatient research including nursing, dietary and lab support.

Biobehavioral Core

Consult with experts on applying human-validated assessment measures of behavioral concomitants of disease or therapeutic interventions.


Translational Technologies

Center for Cellular Reprogramming

Receive training and services for induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC) derivation and related reprogramming technologies.

Southeast Center for Integrated Metabolomics

Use metabolomics services, including mass spectrometry, nuclear magnetic resonance and bioinformatics.