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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 Clinical Trial Center Phase 1 Unit provides early phase clinical research support in the adjacent hospital. For more information, contact the clinical trials line 713.441.3250 or visit houstonmethodist.org/clinicaltrials.

HOUSTON METHODIST RESEARCH INSTITUTE Cockrell Clinical Trial Center

The Cockrell Clinical Trial Centers promote and support clinical research operations throughout Houston Methodist. Located in Houston Methodist Hospital’s Main 6 Southeast wing, the Cockrell Clinical Trial Center Phase 1 Unit provides a full range of outpatient clinical care and study management services, including regulatory submissions and budget management support for early phase clinical trials.

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1 HOUSTON METHODIST RESEARCH INSTITUTE

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

houstonmethodist.org/research

2 COCKRELL CLINICAL TRIAL CENTER

PHASE 1 UNIT - TMC HOUSTON METHODIST HOSPITAL

(Texas Medical Center) 6565 Fannin St. Houston, Texas 77030 Phase 1 Unit: 713.441.3959

Cockrell Clinical Trial Center Phase I Unit Director: Eileen Dickman, Ph.D., MBA, CCRC Email: edickman@HoustonMethodist.org 713.441.9777 6670 Bertner Avenue, R9-112 Houston, TX 77030

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PHASE I CLINICAL RESEARCH UNIT


Cockrell Clinical Trial Center

PHASE I CLINICAL RESEARCH UNIT

Our Resources • Exam rooms for outpatient studies • Private rooms for infusion services

The Cockrell Clinical Trial Center Phase 1 Unit is staffed by highly skilled and experienced medical and research professionals to conduct early phase clinical trials involving advanced pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic evaluations. The phase I unit supports clinical investigators and sponsors in conducting early phase and proof-ofconcept clinical trials, involving novel agents and biomarkers. It also serves as the storefront for providing expertise to facilitate translational medical research associated with state-of-the-art precision medicine.

• S  emiprivate room for infusion services and/ or serial blood sampling • Fully equipped specimen processing laboratory • Investigator/clinician/research staff computer station • Family consultation room • A  djacent state-of-the-art inpatient services including critical care monitoring

Our Specialized Services

• A  djacent clinical trial dedicated radiology facility, equipped with PET, MRI, and CT scanners which can be tailored to protocol specific requirements • Investigational Drug Services provides secure storage, preparation, and dispensing services for investigational products with 24/7 temperature monitoring

• Early phase clinical trials

• Research outpatient services

• R  eal-time collection and submission of clinical research data to sponsors

• S  tate-of-the-art targeted and whole-genome sequencing tailored to personalized genomic medicine

• Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic sampling (extended hours)

• Infusion services for investigational

• Navigator/concierge patient care services

drugs, biologics, and cell products

Phase I Clinical Research Unit  
Phase I Clinical Research Unit