Recent Updates to MCRU's Time & Events Table

January 12, 2021

In response to customer feedback, the Michigan Clinical Research Unit (MCRU) has simplified their intake process and updated documentation. 

  • To get started, Study Teams should complete the updated Time & Events table.
  • Download and email the completed table to Please use the following format for the subject line: HUM00xxxxx_PI Name_T&E and include the protocol and lab manual.
  • MCRU will review the protocol and lab manual to provide estimated visit lengths with associated cost estimates within five business days.
  • If a lab manual is not available, estimates will be provided using a one-hour assumption initially, then revised as needed once a lab manual is uploaded to eResearch.
  • For CTSU Supported studies, MCRU will attend the Study Planning Meeting to confirm the cost estimates with the PI and Study Team.

Questions? Email