Leading Research to Impact Clinical Care

C5Research, Cleveland Clinic Coordinating Center for Clinical Research, is an academic research organization (ARO) which provides clinical trial services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries. We also support NIH and Cleveland Clinic investigator-initiated clinical research and work with other AROs and contract research organizations to develop, implement, and successfully conduct clinical trials.

Why Choose C5Research

The Cleveland Clinic’s C5Research Team will provide you with the real world clinical expertise you require to deliver integrity and credibility to all aspects of clinical trial conduct.

We are an Academic Research Organization founded in 1991, comprised of experienced and dedicated physicians, nurses, technologists and support staff with the mission to design and conduct innovative clinical research that enhances scientific knowledge about the treatment of diseases and positively impacts the medical care of patients. We will…


Listen carefully to the needs of the study sponsor and formulate how we can effectively leverage our expertise in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Develop a lean study protocol to “answer the question” which lends itself to realistic subject recruitment and retention.
Conduct the study with integrity and to be responsive to the investigators needs through sound education models and support.
Deliver the final trial results within pre-defined timelines and presented at major scientific sessions and top tier journals.