Cancer Clinical Trials Office
Staffed by highly trained professional research personnel (research nurses, clinical research coordinators and clinical research associates), the Cancer Clinical Trials Office (CCTO) is a central office that provides the infrastructure and function for operations of Cancer Clinical Trials at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, including its medical network and health system, which at any given time has approximately 140 cancer clinical trials. CCTO resources are available to both faculty and industry sponsors to assist throughout the lifecycle of a protocol, from inception to study closeout. We are the central point of contact who coordinates with investigational pharmacy, laboratory, nursing, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and other collaborating academic institutions.
To deliver innovative clinical trials and superior medical expertise to improve patients' lives, contribute to scientific knowledge and work toward more effective cancer treatment.
Operational Units & Services
The Cancer Clinical Trials Office at Cedars-Sinai Cancer has several operational units that perform specific functions to support investigators and their clinical trials. This includes quality assurance, regulatory affairs, financial operations, clinical coordination, education and training of clinical staff, study coordination/clinical research support and data coordination.