budget3LSUHSC-S requires certain financial documents be in place, i.e. contract and budget, prior to a research study’s submission to the IRB for initial review.

Contracts Office – The Contracts Office in collaboration with the Office of Legal Affairs and Organizational Integrity negotiates all corporate-sponsored Clinical Trial Agreements (CTAs) and study-related Confidential Disclosure Agreements (CDAs) (excluding grants). 

Clinical Trial Management Team (CTMT) – The Clinical Trial Management Team (CTMT) will assist the investigator and study team on behalf of the institution in the day to day operations of overseeing the financial responsibilities associated with the conduct of Clinical Trials.