About Accumed Research Associates for Sponsors
Accumed Research Associates, located in Garden City, NY on Long Island is a dedicated research center with more than 13 years experience in all phases of clinical research. With five affiliated full time Urologists, two Nurse Practitioners and a Physician Assistant on staff, Accumed has access to a large research database with over 850,000 subjects. Our 5 research coordinators have between 10 and 25 years research experience. Our support staff includes full time data managers and regulatory specialists.
Accumed’s trial experience is extensive and we would welcome the opportunity to conduct your studies. Please contact us so that we can learn more about your current or upcoming trials.
Mitchell D. Efros MD, a well known and respected board certified urologist, founded Accumed in 2001 and has successfully conducted over 200 clinical trials. Accumed has become a well-known research center both in the local community and the clinical trials industry due to its reputation for extensively trained employees who are dedicated to the highest standards of patient care and the ability to rapidly enroll well qualified patients. Our site prepares for all monitoring visits and allots adequate time for the CRAs. Queries are minimal and are resolved at the time of the visit. Our entire staff is committed to producing highly effective, efficient and accurate data.
Many sponsors and CRO’s have depended on Accumed and Dr. Efros for future direction and consultation. Accumed’s performance status has been consistently over 95%. Because we have an extensive database and EHR that allows us to rapidly and prospectively identify suitable study candidates Accumed has over enrolled in over 90% of the trials we have conducted and has been the top enroller in the country in many of our studies. In fact, in our last several trials we have been the top enroller worldwide. Accumed’s tremendous trial experience includes such disease entities as; benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), stress and urgency incontinence, overactive bladder (OAB), erectile dysfunction, female sexual dysfunction, nocturia, lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), prostatitis, urinary tract infections (UTI’s), and urologic oncology such as prostate, bladder and renal cell carcinoma. We have conducted device studies as well such as laser and light therapy for BPH, and incontinence studies too. We also conduct primary care, endocrine, and oncology studies.
We have been top enrollees in healthy volunteer studies and have overnight capabilities as well. Accumed Research Associates has been turned to consistently to deliver quality and quantity in the studies conducted at our site.
We look forward to working with you on your next research trial and helping you reach your enrollment goals with excellent accurate data in an expeditious fashion.
Accumed Research Associates Facility Description.
We offer the following state of the art comprehensive services at our facility:
- Uroflow Testing
- Complex Urodynamics
- Intravenous Therapies
- Intra-prostatic Injections
- Prostate Biopsy
- Bladder Biopsy
- Intravesical Injections
- Bio-Fluid Collections
Research Department Description:
- Reception/Waiting Room
- Secure WiFi
- Secure Locked Drug Storage
- Monitoring Room With Telephone & Dataport
- Copier and Fax
- Large Conference Room
- Secure On Site Record Storage
- On Site Pharmacy
- Phlebotomy/Processing area
- Freezer (-20 & -70deg F)
- Dedicated Refrigerator
- Portable ECGs
- Private Exam Rooms
- Coordinator Offices