A Tradition of Excellence You Can Trust

The Center for Clinical Research at St. Joseph Hospital works with our physicians, clinical caregivers and research teams to bring promising new treatment options to patients. There are nearly 150 clinical trials underway at St. Joseph Hospital in a wide range of therapeutic areas including cancer, heart and vascular disease, orthopedic issues, diabetes and renal disease.

  • For a listing of clinical trials open to patients at St. Joseph Hospital, please click here.
  • For more information about clinical research at The Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment, please click here.
  • For more information about clinical research at the Heart and Vascular Center, please click here.

The St. Joseph Hospital Center for Clinical Research team of highly trained physicians, clinical research coordinators and nurses, research administrators and staff are committed to providing the most up-to-date treatment options. Our hope is that this ground-breaking, care-changing work will enable patients to ultimately reap better outcomes.

Areas of Clinical Research Experience

We have extensive experience in the following therapeutic areas and have the ability to expand into other areas. Our capability and experience in coordinating studies is not limited and we are interested in pursuing other therapeutic specialties as well.

Phase 1 – 4 Treatment and Observation clinical studies:

  • Inpatient and outpatient (treatment studies)
  • Nephrology
  • Endocrinology
  • Cardiology
  • Vascular intervention
  • Interventional radiology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal medicine
  • Device studies
  • Nutrition
  • Data collection and observation studies

Research Administration Department

The St. Joseph Hospital Hospital Research Administration Department supports, facilitates and coordinates the day-to-day conduct of all research studies. We ensure that research is conducted in compliance with the study protocol as well as federal, state, and institutional guidelines and regulations.

We are always interested and eager to work with new investigators. If you are interested in participating in clinical trials, please contact the Research Administration Office so we can facilitate clinical research projects according to your interests.

Laura Ramirez, B.S.

Monica Arroyo, CCRP
714-771-8000, ext. 13615

St. Joseph Hospital
Office of Research Administration
1100 West Stewart Drive
Orange, CA 92868