Clinical Research Support
The Office of the Clinical Director provides administrative research support through these entities:
- Human Subjects Protection Unit: Ensures that adequate protections are in place for NIMH intramural inpatient research participants and other selected NIMH research participants.
- Office of Patient Safety and Quality: This office coordinates NIMH’s activities supporting patient safety and quality and interfaces with similar NIH Clinical Center efforts.
- Office of Regulatory Oversight :The office provides assistance with protocol navigation and ongoing monitoring of studies for regulatory compliance.
- Marketing and Community Relations Unit: Provides patient recruitment support and materials for NIMH IRP clinical trials.