The mission of the PCRU is to enhance, facilitate and promote the growth of high quality clinical pediatric research at Arkansas Children’s. This research aims to positively impact the health, development, and well-being of children within and beyond the boundaries of Arkansas.

Facility Description

  • 4 semi-private beds
  • 2 private rooms
  • Wet lab for processing and short term storage of samples
  • Kitchen
  • Family waiting room
  • Office
  • Storage

Facility Location

The PCRU is located on the second floor of Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock.

Unit Coordinator

Robin Gibson, RN, MNSc, CCRP

Hours of Operation

24 hours a day 7 days a week

It is the responsibility of the investigator to provide staffing when using the unit. Please contact Robin Gibson at 364-1542 for questions or to schedule the PCRU for your next research project.