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SOM Clinical Research Unit (CRU)

Overview of Services


The Clinical Research Unit (CRU) is located on the 3rd floor of the Barringer wing. It is approximately a 3750 square foot facility which provides the following: subject rooms; laboratory space equipped for processing and temporary storage of specimens; nutritional support space with access to a metabolic kitchen; dietitian support; nursing support 7 AM- 7PM, M-F; PRN staff support arranged as needed for off-hours study visits; easy access to Exercise Physiology Core Laboratory (located on Barringer 2)



Lori J. Elder, RN, BSN, CCRA

Location and hours of operation:

Available 24/7

Hours Staffed:

7:00 am - 7:00 pm M-F (and as needed)


101 Hospital Drive Barringer, Room 3468

Charlottesville, VA 22908

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