Office of Research, UC Riverside
Sponsored Programs Administration

Lifecycle Process Leading to the Start of a Clinical Trial

<p>The lifecycle of pre-trial administration activities leading to the start of a clinical trial involves several key steps, some of which should occur simultaneously, as displayed below, to prevent undue delays.</p>
<p><img alt="Lifecycle" src="/webdocs/sp/images/ClinicalTrialLifecycle.gif" /></p>