Carle’s research enterprise, the Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute, provides a full range of staff-supported services to our investigators, creating an extraordinary environment for research and advancing healthcare. Our research services clear the pathway for investigators, allowing them to focus on critical research and bring the latest healthcare discoveries to our community.
We invite you to learn more about Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute in the following guide: Inspired Minds, Inspiring Research. Here, you’ll find examples of the many ways our clinicians turn questions into answers and research into results.
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See how physician-researchers at Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute advance the science of medicine and improve patient care.
Carle is dedicated to research integrity and assisting our investigators in research compliance. To support the functions of the Carle Institutional Review Board (IRB), we offer specialists to help navigate HIPAA compliance, patient privacy and confidentiality, clinical billing and coverage analysis.
By fostering a culture of inquiry, the Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute unleashes the power of “what if” every day. Our physician scientists turn questions into answers and research into results – and we are right beside them. Learn more about the resources and services available to Carle investigators.
Under the guidance of our investigators, researchers help turn potential ideas into powerful innovations that place our patients at the forefront of care. Meet our diverse team of investigators who support the development of new methods of preventing, detecting and treating disease.
Through high-value partnerships with some of the world’s top universities and research centers, we're able to advance research and innovation within our health system. Through Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute, Carle medical professionals partner with researchers to pursue breakthrough discoveries to improve patient care.