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About CRCA

Clinical Research Center of Alabama has been conducting clinical research studies since 1998. We are located in Birmingham, Alabama, with two locations in Homewood and Hoover. Our center has conducted hundreds of clinical studies in adult and pediatric patients, and has contributed to the development of new therapies for asthma, allergic rhinitis, eczema, hives, other skin conditions, hereditary angioedema (HAE), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Our physician investigators are Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and in Asthma, Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Weily Soong and Dr. John Anderson are on the teaching faculty at the University of Alabama School of Medicine (UAB) and have published multiple research articles. All of our physician investigators have been certified in clinical research. Our dedicated clinical research staff is highly trained and experienced. Our center has six certified clinical research coordinators (CCRC). All coordinators and investigators have completed the CITI training program from the University of Miami, and our research staff includes a nurse practitioner, a registered nurse, a registered respiratory therapist and other well trained professionals.

Our Site

The Clinical Research Center of Alabama conducts Phase II, III, and IV clinical studies for both large and small pharmaceutical companies and Contract Research Organizations. Our research center has earned a reputation for excellence. Our center reaches and exceeds the expected recruitment and randomization goals with qualified compliant study patients. Due to rigorous and careful screening, our center has enjoyed high completion rates with minimal numbers of screen failures. We accurately document all study procedures, tests and events, maintaining complete and accurate source documents and timely completion of case report forms. The Clinical Research Center of Alabama is able to work with centralized Institutional Review Boards.  All study coordinators are ACRP certified and all staff are BLS certified or higher. CRCA is made up of qualified professionals who strive to provide excellent service while establishing personal connections with each patient.

If you are interested in having our site participate in a clinical study and you would like to receive more information regarding the Clinical Research Center of Alabama, please contact Helen Combs at hcombs@alabamaallergy.com or (205)422-3553, or Kimberly Robinson at krobinson@alabamaallergy.com or (205)209-4134.

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