Our Mission: Accelerate Medical Device Innovation To Bring Life-Saving Solutions To Children
The Medical Device Clinical Trials Unit (MDCTU) provides comprehensive and well-coordinated research services for pediatric medical device innovators in industry and academia. We can support projects across the entire product life cycle, with a special focus on discovery, clinical trials, and real-world data. With our access to expert medical providers and diverse pediatric populations at the Top Children Hospital in the Pacific Region, we aim to transform pediatric care and save lives through research and innovation. The MDCTU is housed at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Pathway to market; Device classification; Breakthrough Device Program and Safer Technologies Program
Feasibility assessment; Clinical study design; Site selection; PI engagement; Study populations identification
Protocol development; Consent forms; Investigator Brochure; IRB application; Drafting budgets and contracts
Facilitate official and unofficial meetings with the regulatory agency
We are looking for a highly motivated Clinical Research Coordinator to join our team and work with various industry stakeholders to support medical device clinical trials. Please follow the link for CRC Job Description. If interested, please fill out the MDCTU CRC Application.
With any other questions please feel free to email us at MDCTU@chla.usc.edu