About the Office of Clinical Research

The Office of Clinical Research (OCR) supports and promotes clinical research efforts and education at Baylor College of Medicine and its affiliate institutions.

Major Goals

The major goals of the OCR are to:

  • Catalyze interdisciplinary, collaborative clinical research
  • Create a robust, readily accessible infrastructure to support multidisciplinary, collaborative clinical research
  • Attract, educate and train individuals in clinical and collaborative research
  • Improve human health and healthcare practice

Research Awards

  • Alkek Award for Pilot Projects in Experimental Therapeutics
  • Chao Physician-Scientist Award