Get the All IN for Health App!

The shared goal of All IN for Health and the Life Extend app is to make Indiana a Healthier state. Learn more and download the LIFE Extend app for iOS and Android at: https://allin4health.info/app/

LifeOmic and Indiana CTSI Partner to Accelerate "All IN for Health"

All IN for Health is a program of the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, a three-way research partnership among Indiana University, Purdue University and the University of Notre Dame, created to improve the health literacy and health of Indiana residents by providing health resources and access to health research and clinical studies.

Today we are announcing a partnership with LifeOmic and their Life Extend app to increase participation in All IN for Health. Making All IN for Health available on the Life Extend App, allows additional health benefits for Hoosiers including a health tracker and the ability to form social circles of friends and family to share their health journey and build community support a known predictor of improved health.

Learn more here

Medicaid expansion leads to increase in early-stage cancer diagnoses

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The Affordable Care Act led to an increase in the number of cancer diagnoses — particularly those at early stages — in states where Medicaid was expanded, according to research from Indiana University.

The research, published in the American Journal of Public Health, suggests that public health insurance may increase cancer detection, which can lead to fewer cancer deaths and better outcomes for patients.

Read full article here.

IU-CTO is now the Office of Clinical Research

We are delighted to announce that our office is changing its name from the Indiana University Clinical Trials Office to the Office of Clinical Research, effective September 1, 2017.

This name change reflects our commitment to expand our support for the entire Research Community.

We look forward to serving you under our new banner.

The Office of Clinical Research (OCR) was created to serve as a hub for Clinical Research connecting Indiana University, its strategic partner IU Health, and its other partners across the research community. Efforts are underway to enhance the clinical research engagement process, streamline contracting for industry sponsored clinical research, optimize budgeting and study facilitation processes, create an optimal environment and workforce for clinical research, increase clinical research participation and the number of clinical research studies across the research community, and to engage key stakeholders to enhance our partnerships. The Office of Clinical Research will continue to develop community-wide approaches to enhance the efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of Clinical Research conducted throughout the entire state of Indiana.

For any questions about our office, or any of our services, we encourage you to please contact our office at our main inbox: ocr@iu.edu