American Family Children's Hospital


The Pharmaceutical Research Center (PRC) provides detailed protocol review and feasibility assessment within the confines of an academic medical center. It ensures full compliance with federal, state, sponsor and institutional requirements through activities such as:

  • Establishment of drug handling / distribution / preparation / destruction procedures
  • Creation of investigational drug monographs for health care providers
  • Education of health care staff regarding protocol procedures
  • Creation of preprinted physician orders and prescriptions
  • Drug inventory management and accountability
  • Drug preparation and/or oversight
  • Quality assurance audits 
  • Protocol amendment management
PRC operates satellite pharmacy locations, optimizing ability to extend clinical research into the community.  PRC services are continually refined and expanded to meet the evolving needs of UW Carbone Cancer Center research faculty, research infrastructure and the research subject.