Managing the Science of an Award
UNTHSC Research CORE Facilities
The University of North Texas Health Science Center has a number of state-of-the-art research CORE facilities that are available to investigators on a fee for service basis. CORE facilities are managed individually by the specific CORE administrator.
Additional UNTHSC Institutional Research Equipment Capabilities
Cell Biology and Genetics
Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Molecular Biology and Immunology
UNTHSC’s Department of Laboratory Animal Medicine (DLAM) provides professional and technical services for laboratory animal care, veterinary medical services, and animal research project support for faculty, students, and employees of UNTHSC. Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) oversees all animal use, approves animal use protocols, and inspects both laboratories and vivaria and provides training in the use of animals in research. The current Chairperson of the IACUC is Lad Dory, Ph.D., Department of Physiology and Anatomy.
The UNTHSC Human Subject Research: Institutional Review Board (IRB)
The Office of Research Compliance oversees the UNTHSC IRB, and provides training in the protection of human research subjects through the CITI Course in the Protection of Human Subjects. The current Chairperson of the IRB is Chris Cooper, MPAS, PA-C, Physician Assistant Program.
The UNTHSC Clinical Trials Office
For information on clinical trials being conducted at UNTHSC please contact the Office of Clinical Trials.
The UNTHSC Research Compliance Office
For information on Research Compliance requirements at UNTHSC please contact the Office of Research Compliance.
Retention of Research Documents, Records, and Information Management
The Office of Research Integrity (ORI) is the Federal agency that monitors institutional investigations of research misconduct and facilitates the responsible conduct of research (RCR) through educational, preventive, and regulatory activities and provides information about research data management and maintenance.
UNTHSC has institutional policies on general record and information management.