Additional Phase 1 Clinical Trial Capabilities


Phase I · Overnight · Serial PK · Research Across America – Dallas, TX

Research Across America (RAA) is an Independent Site Network (ISN) and not an SMO. RAA-Dallas is a dedicated research facility which is located on the hospital campus of Dallas Medical Center. RAA-Dallas has secured a wing of the hospital to house 12 private rooms to conduct Phase I studies. Our Phase I unit is totally independent of the hospital and does not involve hospital IRB approval. We only use central IRBs at this site. RAA is proud of its 1 week turnaround time for budgets, contracts, and regulatory documents.

RAA has conducted 30 Phase I studies, most recently in these areas:

  • Vaccine for West Nile
  • Vaccine for Bird Flu
  • Allergies
  • Aesthetics
  • Back spasm
  • Cholesterol
  • Hypertension


Dedicated Staffing Includes:

EXPERIENCED Investigators and CRCs, laboratory technicians (with serial PK experience), regulatory staff, budget/contract services, patient recruitment/retention staff, data entry, and other administrative personnel.

Research Across America’s Phase 1 Clinical Trial Facility Includes:
Locked, private floor access with security:

  • 12 private rooms
  • Televisions
  • Food service
  • Showers / bathroom
  • On-site EMTs / Emergency Department

Onsite Laboratory:

  • Serial PKs
  • Centrifuge
  • CLIA Certified
  • PPMP Certified
  • IATA Certified

Security/Storage Systems:

  • Dedicated study refrigerators
  • -70 C and -20 C freezers (with alarm)
  • Double-lock drug storage system (temperature and humidity monitored)
  • HIPAA Compliant

Other Facility Capabilities:

  • ABPMs / IVs
  • Radiology services
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Spirometry Stadiometer
  • ECG & EKG
  • Timely remote data entry
  • Skilled in various IVRS
  • Dietary analysis by RDs
  • Monitor area with high–speed internet
  • Other special equipment / facilities (as needed)

RAA also partners with an off-site certified sleep center.