Clinical Research Planning Guide


The Clinical Research Compliance and Education website is designed to assist you in finding startup, performance, and closeout information/resources for clinical research trials here at the University of Utah.  Within the website you will find links to budgeting tools, clinical research policies, and regulatory, administrative, and financial offices.

When preparing for a clinical research trial, there are typically many tasks which must be performed before patient enrollment can begin. It is advised that some of these required pre-study tasks be completed in the following order, depending on type of funding source:

Grants Workflow

Contracts Workflow

Throughout the length of the clinical research trial, you will likely have questions related to the ongoing financial and regulatory requirements surrounding clinical research trials. Please review the various sections of this website for guidance or refer to the contact information.