Cedars-Sinai has one of the largest state-of-the-art clinical research trial facilities of any private hospital in the nation. The 164,000-square foot clinical research trial facility is a testament to the Medical Center's commitment to remain on the forefront of applying research discovery to patient care. The Burns and Allen Research Institute provides a strong scientific, clinical and administration infrastructure to support these investigations. Core facilities funded by a National Institutes of Health grant provide specialized clinical research trial services in a cost-effective, efficient manner.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is fully accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) for all research involving the protection of patients. AAHRPP is a Washington, DC, based non-profit organization that uses voluntary, peer-driven, educational model to accredit institutions engaged in research involving human subjects.