Investigator Sponsored Studies (ISS)

United Therapeutics Corporation provides grant support to educate healthcare professionals and enhance patient care.

Qualified investigators who are responsible for independently designing, conducting, and managing all aspects of a project can submit study concepts or proposals that are intended to contribute knowledge to the scientific community for consideration. Only bona fide, independent research proposals are eligible for support. Proposals from for-profit companies will not be considered.

There are no specific deadlines or budget requirements for ISS or Data Query concepts/proposals. The Medical Affairs Research Committee (MARC) meets monthly to review submissions.

About ISS

United Therapeutics provides support for both interventional and non-interventional research in the therapeutic and strategic areas of interest listed under "Cardiopulmonary" and "Oncology". To be considered for United Therapeutics support, the research must be intended to contribute knowledge to the medical community and the budget must be reasonable and appropriate for the proposed work.

In evaluating applications for support, United Therapeutics will also consider the expertise of the proposed principal investigator and any sub-investigators. This will include the investigators’ experience in the relevant therapeutic area, demonstrated ability to successfully conduct research, and available resources.

The purpose of the Data Query program is to allow investigators to propose independent post-hoc analyses of United Therapeutics clinical data sets.

*Subject to supply constraints

Feedback to Your Organization

Once you submit your application, you will receive automatic notifications from United Therapeutics as follows:

  • Email notification providing confirmation that your application has been successfully submitted for review.
  • Email notification upon completion of the review process, indicating whether your application was either accepted for funding or not funded.

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