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Clinical Translational Research Unit


The Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine strives to bring the highest quality care to the surrounding community. Our doctors and researchers provide care at several locations.


Clinical Translational Research Unit: A Research Clinic Conducting Trials on Dementia and More

Housed on the first floor of a new building located in between the College of Medicine and College of Science on the Boca Raton campus of Florida Atlantic University. The Clinical Translational Research Unit (CTRU) expands the clinical research capacity of FAU with 8000 square feet of state-of-the-art research space specifically designed to conduct clinical trials, longitudinal studies, and patient-oriented research projects.
James E. Galvin, M.D., M.P.H., Associate Dean for Clinical Research and Director of the Institute for Healthy Aging and Lifespan Studies (I-HeAL)
  • Comfortable waiting room for participants and families with computer workstations
  • 3 infusion rooms
  • 4 exam rooms
  • 1 procedure room
  • 2 rooms for private testing
  • Family conference room
  • DEXA machine and anthropometric measurements
  • Gait and balance lab
  • Biospecimen processing facility

Last Modified 4/6/17