NIH Clinical Center

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Clinical Center Profile 2000-2001. There's no other hospital like it.


 The Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center

 Message from the Director

 Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center:
   Major Programs

 Historical Highlights

 Clinical Center Governance

 Clinical Research Initiatives

 Research Spotlight

 Clinical Research Training Programs

 Patient Care and Support Initiatives

 Organizational Effectiveness and Efficiency

 Public and Professional Outreach


The NIH Clinical Center will serve as a premier center for clinical research. A model of collaborative excellence, the NIH Clinical Center will lead through innovation in the design, conduct, training, and impact of clinical research.


The Clinical Research Center is the clinical research facility of the National Institutes of Health. It provides patient care, services, training, and the environment in which NIH clinician-scientists creatively translate emerging knowledge into better understanding, detection, treatment, and prevention of human diseases for the health of a diverse nation.

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