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Research Center Profile:
Wasatch Clinical Research, L.C.

Center Information

Karen George
Wasatch Clinical Research, L.C.
4001 South 700 East, Suite 105
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
801-288-0609 (fax)
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Therapeutic Areas

Family Medicine
Infections and Infectious Diseases
Internal Medicine
Obstetrics/Gynecology (Women’s Health)
Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Plastic Surgery

Center Overview

Mission Statement

The Mission of Wasatch Clinical Research, LLC is to conduct Phase II through IV clinical research trials that will assist biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies in creating products that will transform the practice of medicine and improve quality of life by preventing and treating human disease.

Wasatch Clinical Research is a dedicated team of Physicians, Nurses and Certified Clinical Research Coordinators (CCRCs), with the proven expertise to conduct all aspects of your Phase II through IV clinical studies. We are committed to our sponsors, patients and each other. Wasatch Clinical Research's physicians and study coordinators maintain high quality patient care and strict adherence to GCP's through the entire clinical trial process.

Clinical Research Experience

Wasatch Clinical Research has been providing site services since 1999, conducting over 60 Phase II, III, and IV clinical studies.

WCR has a team of physicians, RNs, and CCRCs with the proven expertise to conduct all aspects of your Phase II through IV clinical studies. WCR's core team consists of 33 principal investigators (physicians), in excess of another 70 sub-principal investigators and study coordinators who have years of clinical research experience. Additional research-experienced physicians associated with St. Marks Hospital, Salt Lake Surgical Center, Salt Lake Regional Hospital, Cottonwood Hospital, and LDS Hospital can be added to the Wasatch Clinical Research Team if your studies require a larger patient base.

WCR maintains relationships with the following Sponsor/Clients:

  • Abbott
  • Adolor Corporation
  • Alza
  • AstraZeneca
  • Axcam
  • Berlex Laboratories
  • Cephalon
  • Durect Corporation
  • Elan
  • Endo
  • Faulding Laboratory
  • GD Searle & Co.
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • ICON
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Merck
  • Novartis
  • Pain Therapeutics Inc.
  • Pfizer
  • Pharmacia
  • Praecis
  • Purdue Pharma
  • Reliant
  • Serono
  • TAP Holding, Inc
  • Wyeth-Ayerst
  • Yamanouchi

WCR has experience with the following Indications:

Colon Rectal Surgery
  • Crohn's Disease
  • GERD
  • Ulcerative Colotis

Family Practice

  • Acute infection
  • AECB
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Diabetes
  • Endometriosis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • GERD
  • Heartburn
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Infectious Disease
    • AECB
    • CAP
    • Influenza
    • Otitis Media
    • Pharyngitis
    • Skin infection
    • Sinusitis
    • UTI
  • Influenza
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Pharyngitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin infection
  • UTI
  • Vaccines

General Surgery

  • Pain Management
  • Neurology
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Seizure Disorder


  • Contraception
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Sexual Dysfunction
  • Infertility
  • Menopause
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sexual Transmitted Disease
  • Uterine Fibrioids
  • UTI
  • Vaginitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis

Pain Management

  • Chronic Low Back Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia


  • Gastric Reflux Disease
  • Infection
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Seizures
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vaccines

Plastic Surgery

  • Pain Management


  • Anti-Fungals
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Hammertoe and Bunions
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Post-Op Pain following Bunionectomy
  • Wound Care


  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Prostatitis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • UTI

Facility Description

WCR is affiliated with family practices and specialty providers throughout the Salt Lake Valley. Each provider is located within minutes of a local hospital. In addition, all facilities are accessible by public transportation for convenient patient transportation. Almost all facilities are also located within 40 minutes of the Salt Lake International Airport.

WCR has access to a wide range of study related diagnostic instrumentation including but not limited to the following:

  • -70° and -20° freezers as well as dry ice capability
  • locked drug storage areas digitally monitored for temperature 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Access to CLIA certified laboratories, CT, MRI, X-ray, ultrasound and EKG equipment.

Investigator Experience

WCR's experienced team of physicians are recognized in their therapeutic specialties throughout the community. In fact, many of the Physicians have been nationally acclaimed and published for their contribution to medicine.

Our Investigator Physicians have an average of 5 years clinical research experience. All Physicians are highly qualified and take pride in providing accurate data that can be confidently presented to institutional review boards and to the FDA for review.

Staff Expertise

Wasatch Clinical Research has an experienced clinical research staff that prides themselves on a standard of quality.

WCR's staff includes over 100 investigators experienced in their field of expertise. In addition, WCR has a staff of study coordinators who have an average of 11 years of clinical research experience. All staff members are trained in sponsor requirements, FDA requirements, and IRB requirements.

Patient Demographics

The majority of our patients come to us from our physician's practices providing us with pre-identified study candidates and detailed medical histories. However, when we go outside of our physician's practices to the greater Salt Lake area there is a diverse population of approximately 2 million particularly well suited to clinical studies.

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