Study Start Up
An efficient study start-up process is crucial to the success of a research study. This page provides guidance and resources helpful in navigating clinical and behavioral research study start-up processes within Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Click on the image below to enlarge and access links.
Visit the Study Intake Portal (SI Portal) below to submit a request to initiate the coverage analysis, budget development, and contract review for clinical research studies.
Sponsors partnering with Manne Research Institute may visit Resources for Industry Sponsors and Affiliates for answers to the most commonly asked questions.
Templates and Resources
*Note that you must be logged into the Lurie Children's Microsoft 365 to access these materials.
- Study Start-up Process Map - Industry Sponsored: A detailed workflow diagram of study start-up process steps for industry-sponsored studies.
- Study Start-up Checklist - Industry Sponsored: Designed to serve as a guide for the tasks that may need to be completed when starting a new industry-sponsored study.
- Study Start-up Timeline - Industry Sponsored: This Gantt chart is designed to serve as a guide for tracking the timeline for study start-up of new industry-sponsored studies.