Jefferson Clinical Research Institute (JCRI)

JCRI Overview

JCRI Operations Management

Overview

JCRI Systems Team is responsible for implementation, training, and oversight of Clinical Research Systems at Jefferson. This office is responsible for clinical research policies, procedures, and ticket resolution for each of the systems below.

Set up a meeting with a member of the Systems team and you will receive a Teams meeting calendar invite where you will have dedicated time with a Systems team member to ask about JeffTrial, ClinCard, Carelink or any other System related questions. We still require the use of ServiceNow for any access, training, or study build requests.

Clinical Research Systems Resources

For questions and inquiries, contact
JCRI@jefferson.edu

          Services

JCRI Business Operations

Overview

JCRI Business Operations oversees and manages all pre-award and post-award services for clinical research. All Jefferson faculty seeking funding for clinical research are required work through the office of Business Operations to manage grant applications, contracts, budgets, and Medicare coverage analyses.

 

For questions and inquiries, contact
Ron Polizzi, MBA CRA, Director of Business Operations

          Services
  • Federal grant and Industry contract proposal submission
  • Grant administration
  • Budget development
  • Medicare Coverage Analysis
  • Contract Management and invoicing
  • Contract and Grant close-out

JCRI Project Development & Management

Overview

JCRI Project Development and Management offers services to support Jefferson faculty investigators in all phases of clinical research, including proposal development, protocol implementation, and preparation and dissemination of deliverables. The Project Development and Management group specializes in investigator initiated studies.

 

For questions and inquiries, contact
Melissa McCarey, MPH, Assistant Director of Project Development and Management

           Services
  • Grant proposal development
  • Support for investigator initiated project development
  • Project and data management
  • Administration of Clinicaltrials.gov
  • Preparation and dissemination of deliverables (abstracts, posters, manuscripts)
  • Funding announcements

JCRI Clinical Operations

Overview

JCRI Clinical Operations offers services to support our investigators for all types of clinical research, including staffing and managing regulatory compliance. Clinical Operations specializes in industry sponsored trials and also provides as needed coverage for investigator initiated studies.

 

For questions and inquiries, contact
Jeanne Morrison, BSN, RN, CCRP Director, Clinical Research Operations

           Services
  • Regulatory and IRB management
  • RN and Non-RN Study coordinator support
    • Full time, part time, and as needed coverage for employees on leave
  • Data entry and management

JCRI Training & Education

Overview

JCRI Training and Education offers a robust menu of educational opportunities and support for clinical research personnel and investigators, with the goal of ensuring reliable and compliant clinical research. 

 

The Training and Education team leverages MyJeffHub and collaborates with all research departments, to connect those performing clinical research with colleagues and essential institutional resources.

 

 

 

For questions and inquiries, contact
Kathleen O’Malley BSN, CCRP, Associate Director of Education and Training

           Services
  • Synchronous, remote conferences:
    • The Road Map to Clinical Research at TJU
    • Clinical Research Fundamentals
    • A Competency Based Approach to Clinical Investigator Responsibilities
    • Jefferson Clinical Research Forum
  • Self-paced micro learning modules
  • Recorded presentations
  • MyJeffHub Jefferson Enterprise Clinical Research Community
  • Synchronous, remote conferences:
    • The Road Map to Clinical Research at TJU
    • Clinical Research Fundamentals
    • A Competency Based Approach to Clinical Investigator Responsibilities
    • Jefferson Clinical Research Forum
  • Self-paced micro learning modules
  • Recorded presentations
  • MyJeffHub Jefferson Enterprise Clinical Research Community