Why Choose Us
Our research trials have primarily been in
the area of women’s health. Samples of studies that we have conducted
include : Fibroids, Vulvar Vaginal Atrophy, Endometriosis, Heavy
Pain, Intrauterine Devices (IUD), Bacterial Vaginitis, Vaginal
Candidiasis, Overactive Bladder, Stress Urinary Incontinence,
Menopausal Symptoms, Oral Contraception, Anemia, Dysmenorrhea, HPV
(Human Papilloma Virus), Breast Pain, Constipation, STDs, Diabetes,
Constipation, Weight Loss, Sexual Dysfunction, Genital Herpes, Abnormal
Pap Smears, Postoperative Pain, Urinary Tract Infections, Contraceptive
Patch, Atrophic Vaginitis and Hypothyroidism.
We have conducted well over 100 studies and
have worked with the following CROs: LBR Regulatory, Health Decisions,
Omnicare, PPD, Covance, Quintiles, Icon, Essential Research and many
Since Soapstone Center for Clinical
Research, Inc., is a private practice clinical research center, not
affiliated with any SMOs or Universities, we are able to use the
We have worked with the following IRBs:
Chesapeake Research, Copernicus Group, New England, Schulman
Associates, Sterling, and Western.
We have an administrator assigned to
managing and submitting our Budgets and Regulatory Documents, therefore
permitting our turnaround time for submission to never exceed 2 weeks.
All of our Principal Investigators are
Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology with a cumulative patient
data base of well over 15,000 patients extending throughout the greater
Metro Atlanta area. Our patient population more than adequately
satisfies the FDA’s concern of diversity in clinical trials. Our
Investigators are associated with community health centers and other
medical facilities in which to attract subjects for the variety of
clinical trials in women’s health. All of our Investigators have
hospital privileges and our research center has the ability to perform
many of the ancillary procedures associated with most studies, such as
DEXA scans, EKGs, Colposcopies, 2D and 3D Ultrasound and biopsies just
to name a few.
Our commitment and standing in the
community has been an immeasurable asset for attracting our diverse
patients to enroll in clinical trials. Our discontinuation rate has
consistently been less than 5%. Our extensive database permits us to
achieve the enrollment quotas on a consistent basis. Our success and
experience has afforded us the opportunity to train other physicians
and practices in the Atlanta area in the conduction of clinical trials.
Our SOP’s and Quality Assurance measures are always revisited and
The Soapstone Center for Clinical Research
Inc., has as its mission to play an integral role in the quest for
safer more effective treatment regimens for our patients specifically,
and for the population in general. We seek to be one of the leaders in
the advancement of quality healthcare.