University of Southern California

Research

Study Activation

Once all required documentation has been submitted, the Clinical Trials Office will review the submission and assign it to the appropriate person.

Study Activation Consists of:

The contract manager will review the proposed agreement and send to the sponsor for their review and comments. CTO will work to ensure that by the time there is a mutually acceptable version of agreement  terms, Medicare Coverage Analysis and budget development and negotiation are either done or close to being completed.