Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Jefferson Clinical Research Institute

Welcome to JCRI

The mission of the Jefferson Clinical Research Institute (JCRI) is to provide a centralized service-line approach to cutting-edge, highly effective and compliant clinical research.

The JCRI offers a variety of services designed to promote the successful development, implementation, and management of clinical research at Thomas Jefferson University.

The JCRI operates under the leadership of the Executive Director Dr. David J. Whellan, James C. Wilson Professor of Medicine, Associate Provost for Clinical Research at TJU, and Associate Dean for Clinical Research at the SKMC.


JCRI's Confluence Page

The JCRI's Confluence page is host to resources related to clinical research for TJU EMPLOYEES ONLY.

Click below and login with a TJU CAMPUS KEY and PASSWORD for access.

Resources for...

Investigators & Research Personnel


Provides resources for investigators and research personnel to better manage their clinical trials



Find out more about clinical trials and how to participate in an ongoing clinical trial

Upcoming Events

Event Location Time RSVP
Jefferson Clinical Research Forum TBD

Second Tues. of Each Month
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Road Map to Clinical Research at TJU Hamilton Building,
Room 505
Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
08:00AM - 12:30PM
Clinical Research Fundamentals Alumni Hall (JAH),
Eakins Lounge
Thursday, Sept 13th, 2018
08:00AM - 04:30PM


David J. Whellan, MD MHS FACC FAHA

David J. Whellan, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FHFSA
Executive Director, Jefferson Clinical Research Institute