The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to invite applications for the Data Coordinating Center (DCC) for Strategies to Innovate EmeRgENcy Care Clinical Trials Network (SIREN). SIREN will enable conduct of high-quality, multi-site clinical trials to improve the outcomes for patients with neurologic, cardiac, respiratory, hematologic, and trauma emergency events. SIREN will consist of one Clinical Coordinating Center (CCC), one Data Coordinating Center (DCC) and up to 10 clinical centers (Hubs). The DCC will have responsibility for data management, data quality, statistical analysis, Data Safety Monitoring Board(s) (DSMB) and reporting to regulatory and oversight groups. SIREN will implement a total of at least four large (>1,000 patient) simple, pragmatic clinical trials in the emergency department and pre-hospital settings. The clinical trials will be meritorious, peer–reviewed projects which will be awarded under separate funding announcements.
UIC may submit one application
|UIC Letter of Intent||
March 28, 2016
|UIC Internal Competition||
|Sponsor Letter of Intent||
May 1, 2016
June 1, 2016
Letter of Intent
Depending upon the number of LOIs submitted, OVCR might be required to facilitate an internal peer review process to select UIC’s submission(s) to this program. White paper instructions will distributed to those who have submitted LOIs.
Please contact Tony Halford at RDS@uic.edu or 6-7036 with any questions.
If an authorized principal investigator is not listed above, please consider the limited competition still open. Contact RDS@uic.edu for further information.