Legacy Research Institute

Transforming medical care through science, technology, and innovation.


The goal of Legacy Research Institute (LRI) is to improve the understanding, treatment and prevention of disease and medical conditions
through transformational basic, translational, clinical, and outcomes research that serves our people, patients, communities, and world. 


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Clinical Trial Management

Legacy Research Institute provides comprehensive clinical trials management in both inpatient and outpatient environments. Our clinical research staff is experienced in conducting investigational drug and device trials across the age spectrum. Services range from regulatory preparation and institutional review board submission, to patient recruitment and data collection.

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LISEI Laparoscopic Training

Education at Legacy Research Institute

From our state-of-the-art surgical training center to our hands-on learning opportunities for students, education is an important goal of the Legacy Research Institute.

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Request Samples from Legacy Tumor Bank

The Legacy Tumor Bank stores human tissue samples from cancer patients to be used in research studies aimed at finding a cure for cancer. Legacy makes these specimens available to cancer researchers here and across the country.

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Institutional Review Board Services

The Legacy Institutional Review Board (IRB) is available on a contract-basis for the review and approval of single-site research involving human subjects.

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Institutional Biosafety Committee Services

The Legacy Research Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) is responsible for the review and approval of all research involving recombinant or synthetic nucleic acid molecules (e.g., rDNA) that utilize Legacy Health facilities, resources or patients.

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Lab Safety

Grants and Fiscal Management

Dedicated to supporting our researchers' projects from concept to close-out by providing in-depth administrative and fiscal support for federally-funded grants.  

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