Kathy M. Welch, MPH, RD, CCRC
Coastal Clinical Research, Inc.
100 Memorial Hospital Drive
Annex Building, Suite 3B
Mobile, AL 36608
Coastal Clinical Research, Inc. (CCR) is a dedicated, independently owned, multi-specialty clinical research center located in Mobile, Alabama. Founded in 1987, CCR's team is committed to providing the highest quality Phase II, III, and IV clinical research services to the pharmaceutical industry. Coastal Clinical Research, Inc.
"Bringing the Medicines of Tomorrow to the Gulf Coast Today."
To date, Coastal Clinical Research has conducted over 500 national and multinational clinical trials in the following areas: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nephrology, Pain Management, Pediatrics, Endocrinology, Rheumatology, Wound Care, Urology, Vascular/Cardiovascular, and Women's Health.
Coastal Clinical Research, Inc. is housed in a 7,800 square foot modern facility with on-site laboratory capabilities. CCR maintains a computerized study management tracking system and is experienced in Remote Data Entry. Patient Recruitment is typically achieved by Investigator/Physician referrals, database, and the marketing department is in collaboration with all local medias for advertising. CCR has dedicated monitor space with online, telephone, and fax access. Turn-around time for regulatory, and contractual documents is 1-3 days.
CCR is affiliated with an extensive network of over 60 multi-therapeutic Investigators, board-certified and practicing in the areas of: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nephrology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Pediatrics, Wound Care, Vascular Surgeons, & Urology.
Coastal Clinical Research has 7 full-time coordinators with over 50 years of combined research experience. CCR's staff include: coordinators, coordinator assistants, full-time patient recruiter, full-time RMA lab personnel with phlebotomy and FAA certificates, regulatory specialist with 17 years experience, full-time marketing specialist, transciptionist, financial officer, and administrative/operational staff.
Mobile is located in Southwest Alabama at the head of Mobile Bay, thirtyone miles from the Gulf of Mexico. It is the second largest metropolitan area in Alabama and the State's major port. Our community in Mobile Bay Area is comprised of Mobile County, the City of Mobile, and Baldwin County that totals over 1,355,828 residents. Having a unique geographical location on the Gulf Coast, CCR is also able to recruit volunteers from the Mississippi and Florida.
Our ethnic background consists of 60% Caucasian, and 30% African American, and 10% other.