Office of the Vice President for Research - Research Administration

Office of Clinical Research

Welcome to the Office of Clinical Research (OCR), part of Research Administration.



The OCR is committed to supporting the research community in the conduct of ethical clinical research and human subject protection in compliance with the required federal, state, and local regulations. The office provides consultation on questions related to regulations and standards of practice governing human research. The OCR provides education and training; develops policy and processes; and leads quality improvement efforts in areas of clinical trial management. It endeavors to create an interdisciplinary collaborative environment among the research teams, fostering best practices.

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OCR Concierge Services!
OCR At your Service

On-site OCR Support & Regulatory Guidance On:

Research Scope of Practice
Training, Delegation of Authority
OCR Policy and Institutional Procedures
Regulatory Requirements and More

Upcoming Dates:

Tuesday Apr 7, 2015 1pm-4pm
Wednesday Apr 15, 2015 9am-12pm
Wednesday Apr 29, 2015 9am-12pm
Tuesday May 5, 2015 1pm-4pm
Wednesday May 13, 2015 9am-12pm
Wednesday May 27, 2015 9am-12pm
Tuesday June 2, 2015 1pm-4pm
Wednesday June 10, 2015 9am-12pm
Wednesday June 24, 2015 9am-12pm
Wednesday July 8, 2015 9am-12pm
Tuesday July 14, 2015 1pm-4pm
Wednesday July 22, 2015 9am-12pm

Location: Main Campus Library
2nd Floor Computer Classroom (RM 2.011)

Click here for a map

**Walk-ins Welcome!**

Want to schedule One-on-One Services for your department?
Call: 210-567-8266



Updates to OCR Site

As of November 11, 2014:
Updated Scope of Practice form

Make sure you always download your forms from the OCR website to ensure you are using the most current version!


Do you have Questions?

Contact us through email (
or phone (210-567-8555).