Study Planning

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Contact us

To schedule a consultation, contact:

Françoise Crevel, PharmD
Lead Clinical Research Specialist, CTRS 
fmercadi@umn.edu
612-626-8681

Melissa Hansen
Research Navigator
ctsi@umn.edu
612-625-CTSI (2874)

Taking a research study from conception to initiation is a complicated and often challenging journey.

Our Research Preparation Group will help you navigate the process and set your study up for success.

Our Research Preparation Group is comprised of clinical research experts that can provide:

  • Study consultations
  • Assistance with protocol development
  • Connections to helpful services at CTSI and across the University (e.g., specialty labs, Fairview services, Investigational Drug Services)
  • Project planning services