Research Center Profile:
Kentucky Medical Research
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Trauma (Emergency, Injury, Surgery)
The Kentucky Medical Research is a community-based, independently owned clinical research center with offices in Lexington, Kentucky. We are dedicated to conducting clinical research trials efficiently and at the highest level of quality.
Kentucky Medical Research's primary objectives are to:
Provide optimal patient care and excellent service.
Maximize the productivity of sponsors by meeting enrollment goals.
Produce research study reports free of errors.
Kentucky Medical Research's recognized and experienced team is committed to providing Phase II, III, and IV clinical research studies to the pharmaceutical, nutritional, and medical device industries. To date, Kentucky Medical Research's clinical investigators and consultants have conducted over three hundred national and multinational clinical trials.
Kentucky Medical Research will:
Complete regulatory packets and contract/budgetary negotiations in a timely manner
Have clean FDA audits
Strive for frequent high patient enrollment utilizing
Website and Social Media recruitment
Email and direct mail campaigns
Ixtensive in-house subject database
Investigator/physician referrals and databases
Community outreach and public relations
Referrals from occupational medicine and ambulatory care clinics
Kentucky Medical Research's clinical facility is a
6000 square foot office adjacent to Lexington’s community and
teaching hospitals and medical office buildings.
Drug Storage (locked and temperature/humidity monitored)
Lockable refrigerator for drug storage
Centrifuge and refrigerated centrifuge
In-house specimen processing (current CLIA waiver)
Biological sample refrigerator/freezers (-20° and -70°
Celsius), temperature monitored with locking capabilities
12 Lead EKG machine
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
CPR and First Aid Certified Staff
Crash Cart with medications on site
0.4 miles from Emergency Room
Access to specialized equipment/procedures such
Dexa Scan with Body Composition Analysis Software
Radiology, including MRI/CT Scanning
John E. Pappas, M.D.. Medical Director/Principal
Dr. Pappas is well established in the clinical research community.
Studies conducted by Dr. Pappas have consistently ranked in the top
percentiles concerning evaluable patients. He has conducted and
supervised over three hundred clinical trials. He also serves as a
lecturer and consultant for numerous pharmaceutical companies. In
1998 and 2006, Dr. Pappas was audited by the FDA and no 483 was
issued; he was found to be adherent to all pertinent regulations,
guidelines, and practices concerning his conduct of the clinical
trials under audit.
Board Certified Physicians
Nurse Practitioners and RNs
SoCRA Certified Chief Operating Officer/Site Director
Experienced Clinical Research Coordinators
PRIM&R Certified Regulatory Coordinator
Certified Medical Assistant
Information Technology Consultants
Experience with remote and internet data entry
Study management and patient tracking system
Quality assurance program
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