Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) Ambulatory Care Center - 1st Floor

Our Clinical Trials Unit is dedicated to efficient, reliable and high-quality study support for UMass clinical investigators. For a reasonable cost, investigators can utilize the following services as needed:

  • Accessible and comfortable space for participants, just off the main lobby of the Ambulatory Care Center 
  • Six (6) exams rooms for study conduct
  • Three infusion bays with comfortable recliners for lengthy visits
  • Touchdown space for visiting researchers, their support staff and external monitors
  • Conference room for start-up meetings, sponsor visits and research staff use
  • In-unit laboratory equipped with centrifuge, hematocrit machine, -20 and -80 freezer space
  • Prep area for packaging and shipping central lab specimens according to protocol requirements
  • Regulatory support for IRB submissions; assistance with external regulatory communications; assistance with posting to

Contact Information

CTU Manager: Celia Hartigan, MPH, RN
Phone: 508-856-3676 
CTU Main Number:  508-856-2800
Director, Clinical Research:  Meg Johnson, JD, CIP