Research Site Introduction:
What is Covance?
Covance, with headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey, is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive drug development companies. With the most comprehensive portfolio of preclinical, clinical development and commercialization services, Covance provides industry-leading services, the world’s largest central laboratory network, and a global team of clinical trial and commercialization experts.
With clinical research units throughout the U.S. and Europe, we enroll people to participate in clinical research studies to test new investigational medications, and approved medications for new treatments. Covance Clinical Research Units are part of the Phase I/IIa drug development portion of Covance.
You may wonder why individuals take part in clinical research studies. Depending upon the Phase of research, here are some reasons you may choose to participate:
- Your participation may help others through medical advancements
- The condition being studied may have relevance to you, a relative or a friend
- You may receive study-related medical exams at no cost
- You may receive financial compensation for time and participation
- You have the opportunity to meet others
- You may find the research process interesting
Research Site Description:
Dallas Clinical Research Unit
The Covance Clinical Research Unit in Dallas primarily conducts Phase I clinical studies in healthy normal participants. The unit holds 80 beds in ten dormitory-style rooms. While enrolled in a study, participants will have access to two media rooms with large screen televisions, a quiet room for relaxation, two computer stations with Internet access, and a game room.
To speak to someone about your screening appointment or for study information, please call 866.429.3700.
Patient demographics vary with each study.
From 1-35, take the Mockingbird exit and go North about 1/4 of a mile and it will be on the left-hand side of Mockingbird.
The site is located about 6 miles North of Downtown Dallas. If you are going North on I35, exit Mockingbird and take a right at the light, going Northeast on Mockingbird. About 1/4 mile on the left you will see Mockingbird towers (two gold glass buildings). We are in the East tower (the second one) on the 4th floor in Ste. 400E. If you reach Harry Hines, you've gone too far.
1341 W. Mockingbird Lane, Suite 400E
Dallas, Texas 75247