Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research Center

Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research Center

The mission of the Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research Center (PCTRC) is to improve child health by providing a dedicated inpatient and outpatient research unit in Doernbecher Children's Hospital.

The Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research Center offers:

  • Inpatient nursing services in the 10N section of Doernbecher Children's Hospital
  • Outpatient nursing services in Doernbecher Children's Hospital
  • Pediatric RN study coordinators
  • Bionutrition services

The Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research Center (PCTRC) was opened in July 2008 and is a collaboration among OCTRI, Doernbecher Children's Hospital and Foundation, and the OHSU Department of Pediatrics. OCTRI supports investigators from a wide variety of disciplines who conduct child health research.