Clinical Investigation

UPMC’s Clinical Investigation team offers support initiating and conducting clinical trials. As a top academic medical center, UPMC is able to provide step-by-step guidance on setting up clinical investigations for subjects ranging from personalized medicine, to genetic testing of specific diseases and translational medicine.

We help our partners design, implement and improve a wide range of clinical investigation programs. Whether they are seeking assistance with in-country or international regulatory guidelines, how best to establish a clinical investigation program, recruiting patients or data collection to support final outcome analysis, UPMC helps our partners prepare to participate in leading-edge international clinical research.

“UPMC respected our budget and provided training for our staff to keep our patients in Singapore.”

Dr. Tan Kai Chah
Executive Chairman, Asian American Medical Group
“ISMETT is helping this region to grow and is an example for the health sector and those searching for continuous improvement.”

Umberto Seretti
Director General, Banca Nuova
“Partnering with UPMC enables us to change the paradigm for treating cancer patients.”

Dr. Ken Alibek
Chairman, National Research Oncology Center
“Our partnership with UPMC enables us to work very closely as a single team.”

Akmaral Akhbanbetova
Manager, National Research Oncology Center
“We are delighted with the collaboration with UPMC, as are our patients, community and shareholders. The relationship already has exceeded our expectations. UPMC brought the reputation, technology, equipment, clinical prowess and management leadership needed to help us elevate the Centre and distinguish ourselves in our markets.”

Dr. Tan Kai Chah
Executive Chairman, Asian American Medical Group
“We wanted to create one of the world’s leading trauma centers at Hamad General Hospital, with the best possible care for our patients and the finest training for our physicians. We felt that our collaboration with UPMC would help ensure that we reached our goal as quickly as possible.”

Dr. Hanan Al Kuwari
Managing Director, Hamad Medical Corporation

Relevant Work


Establishing Second-Opinion Pathology Consultations in China


Bringing World-Class Cancer Treatments to Patients in Southeast Ireland


Building a Leading Transplant Center in Sicily, Italy