CLinicAl Research Administrator (CLARA)

CLinicAl Research Administrator (CLARA)clara is a web-based portal for submission, review, approval and tracking of human subjects research. Developed at UAMS with support from the Translational Research Institute (TRI), CLARA offers researchers streamlined data entry and a reporting system to monitor key metrics in the approval process.

Key CLARA features include:

  • An IRB ‘Live Meeting’ module
  • An interface for multiple oversight review committees (IRB, Biohazard, and more)
  • An adverse event reporting workflow
  • An interface with the Comprehensive Research Informatics Suite (AR-CRIS) for clinical trial management
  • A budget development interface and budget tracking module
  • A research contract module