Why Use Our Services?

We Provide Research Value to ALL Research Protocols

Why use our services? Here are eight reasons our clinical services can meet your needs:

  1. We are a research unit dedicated to providing investigators with the resources they need to conduct safe participant-oriented clinical research in an environment that facilitates clinical and translational science.
  2. Our research venue has established necessary training, equipment, expertise, and proficiency to serve clinical protocols that demand provision of complex and high-acuity care and procedures.
  3. Our research unit has developed protocol-specific skills training and nursing competencies that are established with models from within the CTSA research education and training resources, the institution’s diverse expertise, and multi-institutional collaborations.
  4. We have research nurses with diverse nursing backgrounds and expertise in technically challenging procedures and with diverse age populations.
  5. We collaborate with hospital resources to support protocols in cases where it would be impractical for CSC research nurses to learn or maintain protocol-required skills.
  6. We are involved with quality and patient safety improvement processes.
  7. We are a partner in your research endeavors and work with you to improve client processes.
  8. We are physically located in proximity to the most acute care areas and most advanced resources of the University of Utah Health System.


Nurse Manager
Michelle Adams
Phone: 801-581-2224
Email: michelle.adams@hsc.utah.edu