Welcome to DOCR
The Duke Office of Clinical Research (DOCR) is housed within the Duke University School of Medicine. DOCR provides navigation, tools, and training to support the conduct of clinical research in which Duke serves as an investigative site. DOCR is a consolidated group of research support professionals who are skilled in all aspects of clinical research, including study startup, database development, and project coordination.
During Fiscal Year 2019, over 22,300 patients participated in 1,062 active clinical research studies at Duke. Of those studies that were open to enrollment, 29% are funded by industry, 11% were funded by the NIH, 6% funded by other federal/foundation, and 54% were funded internally.
The Duke Office of Clinical Research (DOCR) provides support for personnel performing clinical research across the Duke organization. Click here for a description of the available services.
Connecting clinical research throughout the Duke community