Our Company’s Experience

Carolina Institute for Clinical Research is a multi-disciplinary clinical research site that brings many years of experience and leadership in the research community to the Fayetteville area. Our research site effectively combines strategic accelerated volunteer recruitment and retention with high-quality clinical trial conduct practices. Our approach is uncompromising – each study conducted at our site is carefully planned and executed according to protocol and regulations with superior quality.


Carolina Institute for Clinical Research draws from the decades of expertise of two veteran organizations in the medical and clinical research world—M3-Wake Research and Cape Fear Valley Health.

About M3-Wake Research
M3-Wake Research is an organization of integrated investigational sites, committed to excellence, working closely with and meeting the needs of the biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Wake Research-sites are fully equipped to meet the needs of sponsors and CROs in the conduct of Phase I-IV clinical trials in a large variety of indications.

M3-Wake Research is known for effectively combining strategic volunteer recruitment and retention with high-quality clinical trial conduct, using standardized operating procedures and centralized marketing and advertising to ensure rapid subject enrollment. We have conducted over 5,900 research studies for hundreds of pharmaceutical sponsors and CROs since 1984. Our mission is to bring novel medications, biologics and devices through clinical research to as many people as possible, while providing unparalleled service and exceptional value to clinical trial partners and stakeholders.

About Cape Fear Valley Health
Cape Fear Valley Health is a 950-bed regional health system serving a six-county region of Southeastern North Carolina, with more than 1 million patients annually. We are North Carolina’s 8th largest health system, serving patient populations with cardiac care, cancer treatment, surgical services, neuroscience, rehabilitation, orthopedics, pediatrics, geriatrics and more. Our health system has more than 50 primary care and specialty clinics, and serves southeastern North Carolina, including Fayetteville, Hope Mills, Raeford, Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Clinton, Lillington, Dunn, and beyond.

Cape Fear Valley’s exceptional patient-centered values, integrity, innovation, teamwork matches well with M3-Wake Research’s diversified experience in conducting phase 1 – 4 clinical trials and will enhance the execution of the clinical trials process to deliver a greater value for biotech, pharma companies and CROs.