Office of the Vice President for Research - Research Administration

Clinical Trials


Trial Sponsor's, CRO's and External Investigators, Contact us as you look to place your clinical trial.


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OCR Concierge Services

OCR Support & Regulatory Guidance

Upcoming Dates:

June 5, 2018 1p-4p
June 6, 2018 9a-12p
June 20, 2018 9a-12p
July 3, 2018 1p-4p
July 18, 2018 9a-12p
Aug 1, 2018 9a-12p

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Concierge Service

Office of Clinical Research


new clinical trial submission process
Training Requirements and Opportunities
Personnel Changes
External IRB - Initial Requests External IRB - Modifications
External IRB Prompt Reporting
External IRB Inactivation Request
Clinical Trials Registration
OCR Intranet Resources

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IRB/OCR Forums

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Previous Forums from 2017-2018 are available to view.
Clinical Trial Submission Process & Informed Consent


ACRP Training

Note: Effective 06/30/18, ACRP training will no longer be available through the UT Health San Antonio ACRP learning portal.
All existing users on our account may take training until 06/29/18.
No new users will be added at this time and any unfinished courses will not receive credit.


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Updates to OCR Website, Forms, Policies

As of April 2, 2018:
updated Scope of Practice Form

Make sure to always download forms from the OCR and IRB websites to ensure you are using the most current versions!



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.