Research Policy Analysis and Coordination
The University of California participates in sponsor-initiated clinical trials and also conducts investigator-initiated trials. UC policy and guidance aligns the University’s goals of promoting research, academic freedom, and the safety of human subjects with its obligations as a healthcare provider and participant of clinical trials.
Policies & Guidance
University Policy on Copyright Ownership LinkEffective August 19, 1992
Contract and Grant Manual Chapter 18 Link
Protection of Research Subjects
RAO Memo 95-05 LinkFebruary 15, 1995
Requirements for Administration of Agreements with Private Sponsors for Drug and Device Testing Using Human Subjects
OTT Memo 96-03 LinkJanuary 31, 1996
University Patent Policy Interim Guidelines for Agreements with Private Sponsors for Drug and Device Testing Using Human Subjects
UC Patent Acknowledgment Link
UC employees, persons not employed by the university but who use UC research facilities, and persons who receive gift, grant or contract funds through the university are all required to sign the University Patent Acknowledgment.