Clinical Research Experience


After founding our clinical research department in 1985, Decatur Memorial Hospital has conducted Phase II, III and IV pharmaceutical trials, cancer treatment and cancer control trials. Striving to achieve long-term relationships with our sponsors, we have worked with the following Sponsors and CROs:

  • Asthma & Allergy Research Associates
  • Boehringer Mannheim Corporation
  • Bayer Corporation
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • CV Therapeutics
  • Covance
  • Eli Lilly
  • Guidant Corporation
  • Integrated Therapeutics Group
  • Janssen Pharmaceuticals
  • Knoll Pharmaceutical
  • Matrix Pharmaceutical
  • Maxim Pharmaceutical
  • Novartis
  • Parexel
  • Pharmacia & Upjohn
  • PharmsSeek
  • Pfizer
  • Purdue Pharma
  • Quintiles
  • Rhone-Poulenc Rorer
  • Sequus Pharmaceuticals
  • SmithKline Beecham
  • SuperGen
  • Taiho Pharmaceutical
  • Theradex
  • Zeneca

In the specialty area of oncology, we are affiliated with the Central Illinois CCOP and administrate the central office. This gives us access to RTOG, SWOG, GOG, ECOG, MD Anderson and NSABP.