Research Center Profile:
Tampa Clinical Research
Tampa Clinical research is an active research center performing
Phase II, III, and IV clinical trials in many therapeutic areas.
The center is located within a large suburban, 30,000 patient
private family practice. Our goal is to provide quality
pharmaceutical research data to sponsors, while creating an
excellent research environment for our study patients.
Our center has participated in trials for 7 years. We have experience in multiple therapeutic areas, which include trials in the following: hypertension, acute coronary syndrome, hypercholesterolemia, type 2 diabetes, COPD, GERD, overactive bladder, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, pneumonia, depression, insomnia, and erectile dysfunction. Sponsors with whom we have partnered with include Novartis, GSK, Novo Nordisk, Takeda, Adventis, Forrest, Eli Lilly, Roche, Schering-Plough, Eisai, and Pfizer.
We see out-patients only. Our office is equipped with a full lab for blood collection, centrifuge, -20 freezer, and dry ice. Our staff is experienced in the collection of biomarkers and 24-hr urine. The facility has ECG, X-ray, and a dexa scan machine. We are located next to a radiology center that is contracted with us to provide any additional scans a study might require. Also housed in our facility is a vaccine center and an out-patient detox center, with ready patient populations in these trial areas.
Principal investigator is Michael A. Cromer, MD. and
Subinvestigator Kelly Dunn, PA-C. Dr. Cromer is board certified in
Family Practice and Addictionology. He has been an investigator for
7 years in many areas, concentrating in cardiovascular, type 2
diabetes and depression.
Tampa Clinical Research has multiple specialists as Sub-Investigators if needed for a protocol. These specialists include but are not limited to: cardiologists, opthalmologists, gasteroenterologists, ear, nose and throat physicians, and radiologists.
Carol Cromer, MBS, MA, has her Masters in Pharmacology and has
over 6 years of clinical research. She serves as director of
research and head study coordinator.
Our patient population is suburban, 65% Caucasian, 25 %
Hispanic, 8% African-American, and 2% Asian.
Age 1-10 yrs. - 10% , 10-20 yrs. - 10% , 30-60 yrs. - 45% ,
60-85 yrs. - 25%, and > 85 yrs. - 5%.
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