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Research around the corner The Houston Methodist Hospital and Research Institute, in the heart of the Texas Medical Center, form the headquarters of our medical research and education programs. The Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics also has offices throughout the greater Houston area to support clinical trials closer to study participants’ homes or workplaces.

HOUSTON METHODIST RESEARCH INSTITUTE Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics

PHASE 1 CLINICAL RESEARCH UNIT

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The Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics (CCAT) is a leading center of clinical research offering novel therapies for many types of medical conditions. We bring together world-class medical minds and resources to advance science while delivering customized and compassionate care. Our Phase 1 Clinical Research Unit conducts a broad range of studies by partnering with pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device organizations, as well as federal agencies, foundations and academic medical centers.

The Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics Phase 1 Clinical Research Unit

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1 HOUSTON METHODIST RESEARCH INSTITUTE

(Texas Medical Center) 6670 Bertner Ave., Houston, Texas 77030

houstonmethodist.org/research

COCKRELL CLINICAL TRIAL CENTERS 2 THE ACADEMIC OFFICE OF CLINICAL TRIALS PHASE 1 CLINICAL RESEARCH UNIT HOUSTON METHODIST HOSPITAL

(Texas Medical Center) 6565 Fannin St., Houston, Texas 77030 Phase 1 Unit: 713.441.3250

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(U.S. 59 and Sweetwater) 16655 Southwest Fwy., Sugar Land, Texas 77479

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WEST HOUSTON WEST HOUSTON METHODIST HOSPITAL

Mainline: 713.441.3250 Email: ccatphase1@houstonmethodist.org

Director: Maen Abdelrahim, MD, PhD, BPharm Email: mabdelrahim@houstonmethodist.org

PEARLAND 5 METHODIST PRIMARY CARE GROUP

Director: Pauline Todd, MBA, BSN, RN Email: ptodd@houstonmethodist.org

(I-10 at Barker Cypress) 18500 Katy Fwy., Houston, Texas 77094

8520 W. Broadway, Suite 210, Pearland, TX 77584

6565 Fannin Street Houston, TX 77030

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PHASE 1 RESEARCH AND CLINICAL CARE The Phase 1 Clinical Research Unit at Houston Methodist offers a five-bed unit, including two beds with state-of-the-art cardiopulmonary monitoring, fully staffed by registered nurses who specialize in clinical research and infusion therapy. We are committed to helping our study participants navigate through the clinical research process with confidence.

Clinical Research Facilities and Services Our hospital-based unit offers maximum clinical research capabilities, while meeting the highest standards of comfort and safety for our clinical research participants. Embedded within Houston Methodist Hospital in the Texas Medical Center, our Phase 1 Unit offers access to the entire Houston Methodist Hospital System. Our participants also enjoy access to wireless internet services, the cafeteria and gift shop. The Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics provides a full range of highly specialized procedures and technologies. Our laboratory is equipped with the most advanced processing and storage capabilities. Research-specific services include:

Specialized Technology

Our Phase 1 Unit offers:

• Recruitment core

• Full service clinical research capabilities

• L aboratory specimen collection, processing and storage

• Investigational drug pharmacy

The Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics,

•P  roject management and research coordination

as part of the Houston Methodist Research

• Medical staff coverage 24/7

• Highly qualified clinical research nursing

• Regulatory affairs (IND/IDE)

• Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)

• RNAcore

• The most advanced clinical telemetry system

• Biostatistics Core

• The most advanced imaging core laboratory

• Biorepository Core

• Data management and integration

• Imaging Core

• State-of-the-art clinical research unit •C  omprehensive care in the world-renowned Houston Methodist Hospital

Institute, takes full advantage of the most advanced technologies, medical devices and numerous institutional core laboratories. Specialized technology includes:

Phase I Clinical Research Unit  
Phase I Clinical Research Unit