Clinical Trials Office
Louisiana State University Health Shreveport opened its Clinical Trials Office (CTO) over two years ago. The CTO under the leadership of its Director of Clinical Research continues to facilitate access to its unique and diverse patient population in approved clinical trials. The institution has over 32 years of experience in conducting clinical trials in the Pharmaceutical and Bio-Technology field in 32 medical specialties, and offers clinical trials capabilities in over 100 therapeutic areas in Phase I-IV clinical trials and Gene Therapy trials. The health sciences center offers a diverse patient population, including a large minority population and a new state-of-the-art Cancer Treatment Center.
The Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) is a comprehensive system to ensure the protection of the rights and welfare of participants in Research. The HRPP is a multifaceted program comprised of institutional leaders, committees, researchers, faculty, staff, employees, students and community. To learn more about the HRPP please refer to our Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's).