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Clinical Research Administration (CRA)

Supporting the mission of the Temple Clinical Research Institute, the Clinical Research Administration (CRA) is committed to providing expertise and resources designed to enhance and accelerate clinical research of the highest quality.

CRA manages:

  • Confidential Disclosure Agreements (CDA)
  • Negotiation of amendments, contracts, sub-awards and budgets for clinical trials
  • Ensuring COI completion for each study
  • Preparing Subject Registration and Billing Form
  • Post award activities; obtaining study account numbers, check deposits, invoicing and payout of budgeted items and closeout of the trials
  • OnCore, clinical trial database


Karen Gosik
Director, Clinical Research Administration
Phone: 215-707-1791

Christine Turner
Administrative Coordinator
(CDA Processing, Obtaining Signatures & Post Award Activities)
Phone: 215-707-5245    

Oncore Coordinator
(Clinical Trial Database)

Carrie Farmer
Clinical Contract/Budget Administrator
Department responsiblities: Cardiology, Endocrinology, GI, Hematology, Infectious Disease, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Rheumatology
Phone: ​​215-707-0756 

Erica Alston
Clinical Contractor/Budget Administrator
(Negotiate Clinical Trial Agreements and Study Budgets)
Department responsibilities: DCS, Dermatology, Medical Oncology, Nephrology, OB/GYN, Ophthalomology, Podiatry, Radiology, Surgery, Urology
Phone: 215-707-9636

Rochelle Reynolds
Clinical Contract/Budget Administrator
(Negotiate Industry and Non-Industry, Clinical Trial Agreements and Study Budgets)
Department responsibilities: Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology, Pharmacy, Public Health, Radiation Oncology