About Us

OFFICE

Facility Description

10,500 sq.ft. Dedicated Phase I-III research facility Located at: 485 Simuel Road, Spartanburg, SC 29303.

  • Multiple lounge areas with large screen TV’s, patient library, game areas, and protected outdoor deck
  • Private rooms for extended stay: 6 dedicated Phase I unit rooms
  • Large meeting room for site initiations and conferences
  • Dining room with seating for 20; separate patient and staff kitchens
  • Holtain stadiometers and Bariatric scales
  • 3 patient exam rooms
  • Pulmonary Function Lab with DLCO, Methacholine challenge, Body Plethysmography, 6 minute walk track
  • Exercise lab with metabolic cart, treadmill, bicycle ergometer
  • Hologic QDR 4500 SL DXA
  • Clinical lab with 4 ambient centrifuges, 2 refrigerated centrifuges and 1 CytoCentrifuge and incubator for prompt handling of PK specimens on multiple subjects, Mettler Toledo PL83-S balance scales
  • Locked drug storage room with continuous computer monitoring of ambient and refrigerated temperatures
  • Microscope with Video Monitor
  • Class A Biological Safety Cabinet
  • 3 private rooms for monitors/auditors with T-1 lines for internet access, dedicated fax copier, and shredder
  • -85, -70 and -20 degree freezers
  • Video monitoring and overhead sprinkler system for patient safety
  • Infusion center with comfortable recliners
  • On site record storage
  • Continuous Vital Sign Monitoring System

Pulmonary Practice office, two blocks from Spartanburg Regional Medical Center 2030 North Church Place, Spartanburg, SC.

5 Physicians, 2 Physician Assistants & 1 Nurse Practioner Practice with a Database of over 15,000 active patients

  • Large Reception Area/meeting Room accommodating 50 or more subjects for group lectures
  • Dining room
  • 16 Patient exam rooms
  • Complete PFT Lab with DLCO Body Plethysmography and Methacholine Challenge
  • Exercise Stress Testing
  • Procedure Room, Fiber Optic Rhino Laryngoscopy
  • Full X-Ray suite
  • Clinical Lab

5,000 sq. ft Additional Facility.

  • Record Storage

Center Overview

Spartanburg Medical Research (SMR), a dedicated Phase I-III research site, has conducted clinical trials since 1990. Located on a 2.6 acre wooded campus fronting Business I-85 opposite Spartanburg Technical College, SMR is only 20 minutes from Spartanburg/Greenville’s airport and 70 minutes from Charlotte’s airport and convenient to area hotels, and hospitals.

SMR services include:

  • ACLS Certified Principal Investigators
  • ACRP Certified Clinical Research Coordinators
  • Physician on premises during all studies
  • Large Patient database
  • Central and local IRB’s

Performance Metrics

Number of Studies Conducted: 400+
Number of Studies Actually Completed: 400+
Number of Active Patients in the Database: 300
Regulatory Submission Turn-Around Time: 2 Business Day(s)
EDC Capabilities: Yes

Staff Certifications
Number of Certified CRCs: 24
Number of Certified PIs: 1

Clinical Research Experience

Since 1992, Spartanburg Medical Research has conducted over 400 Adult and Pediatric Phase I-IV trials in the following areas.

Areas of current interest include:

  • Aerosol Delivery / Therapy
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Asthma – Pediatric and Adult
  • Atopic Dermatology
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • COPD
  • Diabetes
  • Flu
  • Gout
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Migraine
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Vaccine Efficacy

Recent & Current CROs Include:

  • Accelovance Inc.
  • Covance
  • ICON
  • inVentiv Health
  • Medpace
  • MedSource
  • MR Research Services, LLC.
  • Parexel
  • Pharm-Olam
  • PPD
  • PRA Health Sciences
  • Quintiles

Previous & Current Sponsors Include:

  • Amgen
  • Ardea BioSciences
  • AstraZeneca
  • AutoImmune
  • BioDelivery Sciences International
  • Bellerophon (formally IKARIA)
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Braintree Laboratories, Inc.
  • Cephalon
  • CoLucid Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Compleware
  • Cytos Biotechnology, AG
  • Daiichi Sankyo
  • Dynport
  • Elcelyx Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Forest Laboratories, Inc.
  • Genentech, Inc.
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc.
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Ionis Pharmaceuticals
  • Janssen Research & Development
  • Johnson & Johnson Pharm Research & Development
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • Mannkind Corporation
  • MedImmune
  • Merck
  • Mylan
  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Novum Pharmaceutical
  • Osiris
  • Otsuka
  • Peal Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Pfizer
  • Purdue Pharma
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Sanofi, US, Inc.
  • Seqirus, Inc.
  • Shionogi
  • Solvay
  • Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Sunovion Pharmaceuticals
  • Symbio, LLC.
  • Teva Branded Pharmaceutical Products R&D Inc.
  • Theravance Biopharma