The Tampa Veterans Research and Education Foundation administers
the funding of a high-quality, closely monitored clinical research
program in many areas relating to illnesses affecting Veterans.
With a Human Research Protection (HRPP), an approved Institutional
Review Board (IRB) and a local scientific R & D Committee
monitoring the conduct of these studies, TVAREF has been able
to ensure that each research project follows government guidelines
regarding patient safety, voluntary participation, and proper
follow-up. All Investigators and study personnel are certified
in the protection of human subjects in research studies.
Mission of the Clinical Studies Center
the highest quality and professional environment for research
and enforce human research subject's protection
research services to ensure consistency in the conduct of
as a liaison between the Institutional Review Board (IRB)
and Research & Development (R&D) Committee
and oversee a Quality Improvement/Assurance Program
as a resource for research staff
Tampa Veterans Research and Education Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 1630
Zephyrhills, Florida 33539