General Clinical Research Center
The mission of the combined adult and pediatric General Clinical Research Center (CRC) at the University of Chicago is to provide the resources and environment to the faculty of the University of Chicago to conduct human subjects research of the highest scientific merit. Their priority is to support investigator-initiated research projects that receive primary funding from other components of the National Institutes of Health. They also offer offer programs and opportunities to undergraduate students, medical and graduate students in other biomedical disciplines, house staff, and postdoctoral trainees. They also intend to promote optimal collaboration among basic laboratory researchers and clinical scientists to assure that advances in both arenas are quickly and efficiently translated to improvements in health care for all people.