Forward Clinical Trials, Inc

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Forward Clinical Trials, Inc
4915 Ehrlich Road
Tampa, FL 33624

Currently Enrolling Trials

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Therapeutic Areas



Forward Clinical Trials, Inc. is a dedicated clinical research facility conveniently located in the Tampa Bay area in Central Florida and has been actively involved in clinical research since 2012. During this time, Forward Clinical Trials (“FCT”) has successfully executed clinical trials in Phase I through Phase IV and bioequivalence dermatology trials. Medical Director and Principal Investigator, Seth Forman, M.D., is a board-certified dermatologist active in both private practice and clinical research. In addition to dermatology, FCT employs a board-certified rheumatologist in private practice with a background in conducting clinical research.

Forward Clinical Trials is located in a 6,500 square foot research facility with certified staff, limited access, temperature-monitored investigational product rooms, calibrated and monitored refrigerator/freezers, CLIA certified pathology laboratory.


Forward Clinical Trials has conducted over 50 adult and pediatric Phase I-IV and bioequivalence clinical trials. Our clinical research site focuses in the following areas:

Areas of Interest:
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Alopecia
  • Atopic Dermatitis/Eczema
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rosacea
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Warts


Dr. Forman is the lead Principal Investigator with a focus on innovative therapeutic treatments. This has led not only into clinical research but also completion and publication of peer review articles and chapters. Clinical research has become an integral part of his active private practice by having alternatives to offer his own patients and a personal involvement in potential treatments for difficult to treat populations.

In addition to Dr. Forman and his Sub-Investigators, clinical research trials at FCT are supported by experienced clinical and administrative staff. Research staff includes certified clinical research coordinators, dedicated regulatory and laboratory staff, and experienced internal project management personnel. All staff receive updated training in ICH/GCP, IATA and OSHA guidelines.


Population Metrics for Tampa, Florida Total Population (2016)- 377,165 Population by Race and Hispanic Orgin
White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino 61.3%
Black or African America 13.3%
Hispanic or Latino 17.8%
Asian 5.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or More Races 2.6%
Population by Gender
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Population by Age
Persons under 18 years 29%
Persons between 18 and 64 years 60%
Persons 65 years and older 11%

Based on U.S Census Bureau(2016)

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