Budgeting, Funding and Managing Clinical Research Projects

  • Elizabeth Hatfield
  • Elizabeth Dicks
  • Patrick ParfreyEmail author
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 473)


Large, integrated multidisciplinary teams have become recognized as an efficient means by which to drive innovation and discovery in clinical research. This chapter describes how to budget and fund these large studies and effectively manage the large, often dispersed teams involved. Sources of funding are identified; budget development, justification, reporting, financial governance, and accountability are described; in addition to the creation and management of the multidisciplinary team that will implement the research plan.

Key words

Clinical research management multisite multidisciplinary teams budgeting funding 


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© Humana Press, a part of Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Elizabeth Hatfield
  • Elizabeth Dicks
  • Patrick Parfrey
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Health Sciences CentreNewfoundlandCanada

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