The IDS Service is open:
Monday through Friday
6:30 am to 3:00 pm.

Please call to schedule an appointment.

IDS Coordinator:
Melissa Reale
Phone: 315.464.4205
Fax: 315.464.4313

After-hours, holidays and weekends:
Chris Miller
Phone: 315.464.4214

Cancer Center Pharmacy Phone: 315.464.8339

Main (UH) Pharmacy
Phone: 315.464.4210

Investigational Drug Service


Our pharmacy-based IDS has been established to provide support for clinical drug research at SUNY Upstate Medical University. The following is a summary of the objectives and services provided by the IDS as well as the IDS fee schedule set by the department of pharmacy.


  • Assist in execution of the scientific, clinical and administrative functions of drug research.
  • Assure that drug studies are conducted in a safe, effective and efficient manner.
  • Assure compliance with all federal, state, DNV and IRB regulations concerning investigational drugs.
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