Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Comprehensive Transplant Center

Clinical Research Core


Provide nursing, administrative, regulatory, and grant management support to clinicians conducting clinical trials related to transplantation.

Staff and Facilities

The clinical research support core has a staff of more than 15, including nurses, regulatory specialists, and administrative support staff who manage clinical trials that range from major multi-center NIH-funded investigations to small pharmaceutical-sponsored trials.

Starting a Project

To discuss conducting a transplant related clinical trial using the staff of the clinical research support core, please contact:

John Friedewald, MD

Josh Levitsky, MD

Amna Daud, MBBS, MPH, PMP
Director, Clinical Research Support Core


John Friedewald, MD
Adviser, Clinical Research Support Core (Kidney-Related Research)

Josh Levitsky, MD
Adviser, Clinical Research Support Core (Liver-Related Research)

Clinical Research Brochure

To read additional information about this core download the brochure.