Clinical Trials Research

The Clinical Trials section in the Department of Surgery exists to streamline the process of applying for and executing clinical trials, whether investigator-initiated, extramurally funded or industry-sponsored. Spearheaded by Heather Thiesset, MPH, CCRP with oversight by Larry W Kraiss MD, the section provides assistance in applying for clinical trials, ensuring compliance with institutional policies and facilitates budget preparation/negotiation. The overall goal is to allow the faculty investigators to focus on the science and research question without being burdened by time-consuming administrative tasks.

 

Contact Us

Larry Kraiss, MD
Clinical Trials Section Chief
Phone: 801-581-8909
Email: larry.kraiss@hsc.utah.edu

Heather Thiesset, MPH, CCRP
Associate Director of Research
Phone: 801-581-5318
Email: heather.thiesset@hsc.utah.edu