COVID-19 Research Resources
A curated list of research resources around guidelines, policies, and procedures related to COVID-19, drawn from Harvard University, affiliated academic healthcare centers, and government funding agencies

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Clinical Trial Registration and Results Reporting


Federal law and journal publication standards require that investigators register their clinical studies in a publicly accessible database. The database is a tool to support compliance with these rules and regulations.

You should register your study under your institution's account. For account information and to learn about how to register your study, contact your institution's Protocol Registration System (PRS) administrator. Once you have a username and password, you can log in to your institution's account.

For more information about the registration and results reporting process, please visit

Clinical Trials Registration & Results Reporting (CTR3) Subcommittee

The Clinical Trials Registration and Results Reporting (CTR3) subcommittee has been formed to develop and provide resources to help administrators, investigators, and other research staff involved in registration and results reporting for

CTR3 Resources

  • Registration Tip Sheet [PDF]
  • Results Reporting Data Elements Overview [PDF]
  • Outcome Measure Considerations [PDF]

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  • Request a Consult
    The Biostatistics program at Harvard Catalyst offers assistance with reporting results to to investigators within Harvard partnering institutions. To request help with results reporting, submit a consult request and indicate your needs for " results reporting."

Other Helpful Resources


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