Clinical Investigation Services

Overview

The Clinical Investigation Services Core (CISC) provides centralized clinical research infrastructure for investigators in multiple disciplines.  The CISC research unit (formerly “CRC”) serves pediatric and adult patient-oriented research, including first-in-human studies, mechanistic and integrative physiology, clinical trials, and behavioral studies.  A mobile team of clinical research staff supports investigators with studies conducted at point-of-care sites.

Services

  • Outpatient units providing investigators and research subjects with comfortable surroundings for physical exams, procedures, private interviews and data collection
  • Experienced research staff who work in partnership with investigators to implement and complete protocols
  • A study suite at Weiler Hospital  for lengthy infusion, biopsy and exercise protocols

Location and Contacts

Clinical Investigation Services

Forchheimer G47; MMC/Moses Research Pavillion 4th Floor

 
 
 

Program Director
Marla Keller, M.D.
718.430.3240
marla.keller@einstein.yu.edu

Associate Program Director
Frederick Kaskel, M.D., Ph.D.
718.655.1120
frederick.kaskel@einstein.yu.edu

Administrative Director
Elizabeth Castro
718.920.5126
elizabeth.castro@einstein.yu.edu

Clinical Staff Director
Minka Chikolareva, RN,BSN,MS
718.920.5174
minka.chikolareva@einstein.yu.edu