Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

JCRI Overview

JCRI Operations Management

Overview Services
JCRI Operations Management oversees clinical research processes and quality at Jefferson. This office is responsible for oversight and management of clinical research policies, procedures, and systems at the university level, and maintaining compliance with federal guidelines and industrystandards.

For questions and inquiries, contact
Laura Vinci, RN MBA, Senior Director of Operations

  • Development and dissemination of Clinical Research training program and materials
  • JeffTrial Clinical Trial Management System
  • Greenphire - ClinCard Patient Remuneration System
  • REDCap Electronic Data Capture System

JCRI Business Operations

Overview Services

JCRI Business Operations oversees and manages all pre-award and post-award services for clinical research. All Jefferson faculty seeking funding for clinical research are required work through the office of Business Operations to manage grant applications, contracts, budgets, and Medicare coverage analyses.

For questions and inquiries, contact
Ron Polizzi, MBA CRA, Director of Business Operations

  • Federal grant and Industry contract proposal submission
  • Grant administration
  • Budget development
  • Medicare Coverage Analysis
  • Contract Management and invoicing
  • Contract and Grant close-out

JCRI Clinical Operations

Overview Services

JCRI Clinical Operations offers services to support Jefferson faculty investigators in all phases of clinical research, including proposal development, protocol implementation, and preparation and dissemination of deliverables. JCRI Clinical Operations specializes in industry sponsored trials, as well as investigator initiated studies.

For questions and inquiries, contact
Suzanne Adams, RN MPH, Director of Clinical Operations

  • Grant proposal development
  • Support for investigator initiated project development
  • Project and Data management
  • Administration of Clinicaltrials.gov
  • Regulatory and IRB management
  • RN and Non-RN Study coordinator support
  • Preparation and dissemination of deliverables (abstracts, posters, manuscripts)