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​​​​​​Getting Started With Research


KP Division of Research Tools

  • Learn more about the Division of Research and research collaboration including information about:
  • The Central Research Committee (Note: intranet access only)
  • The Research Collaboration Portal - the principal intake system for:
    • Biostatistical and analytic support requests
    • Collaboration requests
    • Medical facility-based research projects
    • Patient contact studies
    • Resident research projects
    • And contains information regarding:
      • Nondisclosure agreement (NDA) guidance
      • Negotiating contracts and grants
      • Data use agreements (DUA)
      • The clinical trials Program and facility-based research
      • KP Clinicians looking to use single patient use, expanded access or compassionate use products
  • Other forms, trainings and resources are available through the Virtual Research Office (VRO) (Note: intranet access only)
    • Find collaborators
    • Get trained in clinical research
    • Request clinical trials and research support
    • Find clinical trial forms and templates
    • And other quick links