Research Mentor ship

Dr. Ponniah Sankar Research Mentorship Program

PPG healthcare has served Tarrant County since 1981 and has remained committed to the overall enhancement of the community’s well-being. Texas Research Institute was initiated in 2015 and since then has been highly active in initiating and managing several clinical trials in Tarrant County. PPG health always believes in giving back to its community by educating and fostering the values of innovation and research in Tarrant County
The mentorship program at TRI is a competitive course that extends from 6 weeks to 6 months based on a candidate’s interest. The program is of no cost to the candidates. Candidates would be selected based on their commitment to research and Tarrant County.

Course Highlights:

  • Clinical research methods
  • GCP principles
  • IRB
  • Informed consent process
  • Basics in statistics
  • Data collection
  • Active involvement in ongoing clinical projects
  • Data management
  • Research meetings
  • CRA visits
  • FDA visit/audit training

Mentorship program director: Dr. Saravanan Bala MD FASN FASDIN

Site: Texas Research Institute, Fort Worth, Texas-76104

Faculty: More than 12 highly trained clinical and basic research faculty from prestigious institutions in the nation.

Contact: [email protected]