CT site's unique research model reaps success and contented PIs

December 2008
Clinical Trials Administrator;Dec2008, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p133
The article offers information on a new clinical research (CR) model being employed by HOPE Research Institute of Phoenix, Arizona. HOPE was established in 2002 and employs 25 CR employees, 12 physician principal investigator (PI) contractors and four partners. According to Jeffrey Gitt, PI at HOPE, its CR model offers opportunities for researchers to do research in different specialties. It is also noted that the model provides a possible answer to some research goals promoted by the National Institute of Health (NIH) of Bethesda, Maryland.


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