Research Center Profile:
Medical Affiliated Research Center, Inc.
Medical Affiliated Research Center, Inc. (MARC) is a
multi-specialty research center that conducts phases II, III and IV
clinical trials. MARC has 7500 square feet devoted to clinical
trials. The research staff includes a urologist, a gynecologist, a
dermatologist, a neurologist, gastroenterologists, a psychiatrist,
family practice physicians, 2 registered dieticians, and a
certified diabetes educator. We have 12 clinical research
coordinators, including one nurse practitioner, with experience
ranging from 1 to 14 years. Six of the clinical research
coordinators are certified. Our support staff includes a business
manager, recruitment manager, regulatory specialist, lab
technician, administrative assistants, recruitment specialists,
marketing specialist, and a receptionist. MARC has a large research
database with 500 healthy volunteers that we acquired from recent
advertisements. We are located .3 tenths of mile from Huntsville
Hospital and utilize their emergency services.
Dr. James G. McMurray, a well-known Urologist in Huntsville
since 1974, founded MARC. MARC became incorporated in 1995 where
Sherry Brooks has served as Director of Research for eleven years.
Sherry Brooks has thirteen years of research experience and is a
main component to the tremendous growth and development, as well
as, the wide notoriety of MARC.
MARC is a well-known research center both in the local community
and the industry due to its reputation for extensively trained
employees who are devoted to the highest standards of patient care
at all times. Our entire staff is committed to producing highly
effective and efficient data in an effort to facilitate FDA
approval and bring new treatment options to the market.
Total Number of Trials:
Secure Drug Storage, Work Area For CRA, Conference Room, Secure
Record Storage, Centrifuge On Site, Phlebotomy, Freezer
(-20°F), Freezer (-70°F), Dedicated Refrigerator,
ECG, X-Ray, Full Laboratory, Urine Laboratory, AUDIO Suite,
Doppler, ECG Ambulatory, Spirometry, Uroflow, Ultrasound, Rigiscan,
Closest Major Airport
Huntsville International Airport
Points of Interest
Medical Affiliated Research Center, Inc. is located in Huntsville,
Alabama, near the Huntsville Space & Rocket Center.
James G. McMurray, MD
American Board of Family Practice
Timothy M. Howard, MD
American Board of Neurology, American Board of
Harry L. McDaris, MD
American Board of Urology
James G. McMurray, MD
American Board of Internal
Suresh Karne, MD
Eric Janssen, MD
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