Clinical Research Center


About the Center 

The Clinical Research Center (CRC) is the cornerstone for clinical research within the Baylor College of Medicine. The CRC supports the full spectrum of patient-oriented research to Baylor investigators.


The Clinical Research Center is located in the Texas Medical Center with inpatient and outpatient facilities. The facility includes:
•    Dedicated 24/7 inpatient rooms with telemetry
•    Outpatient exam rooms
•    Specimen Processing Laboratory
•    Investigational pharmacy
•    Access to radiology and pathology 
•    Storage area
•    Conference Room
•    Reception and Waiting Areas


The CRC is staffed by dedicated acute care nurses and support staff specially trained to perform complex research studies. CRC nurses are crossed trained on all CRC studies. 
•    Nursing Examination and Monitoring
•    Central/peripheral line access and site care
•    Investigational Drug Administration
•    Specimen Collection/Processing
•    Creation of nursing orders and flowsheet
•    Detailed feasibility process
•    Subject Teaching


CRC provides research support across four primary locations, determined by patient population, acuity levels and logistical considerations. Our nursing team extends their support to research activities conducted at the investigator's practice location.

Inpatient CRC Location
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Avenue
Houston, TX 77030
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Outpatient CRC Locations

Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center
7200 Cambridge Street
Houston, TX 77030
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Phase 1 Clinical Research Center for Oncology
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
O'Quinn Medical Tower at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center's McNair Campus
1919 Old Spanish Trail 
Houston, Texas, 77054
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Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center
6624 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Contact Us

If you have any questions, inquiries, or would like to explore opportunities for collaboration, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us. 

Phone: 713–798–2052
Fax: 713–798–2670

Thank you for visiting the Clinical Research Center. Together, we can shape the future of healthcare through innovation, research, and compassion.