Peninsula Research Associates (PRA)

Learn more about the indications we focus on here at Peninsula Research Associates.

Our Facilities

Peninsula Research Associates is located inside the Promenade on the Peninsula Shopping center, on the top floor in Suite 317. There is free parking located inside the outdoor parking structure that is attached to the mall.


Our Space

Peninsula Research Associates’ dedicated 7,000 square foot facility includes four examination rooms, staff offices, a large conference room, on-site long-term storage for record archives, a locked drug room, and a PBMC lab.


PRA has a secure, temperature controlled and monitored drug room, two -80°C freezers, one -20° freezer, two dedicated vaccine refrigerator, a cold centrifuge, two ambient centrifuges, a Biosafety Cabinet, Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing equipment, an ergometer, a stadiometer, a spirometer, and an EKG.

The temperatures of all refrigerators, freezers and drug room are monitored and recorded 24/7. With access to temperatures at any time, we can stay ahead of temperature excursions and act quickly to avoid issues from arising with cold-chain storage. Comprehensive medical imaging and endoscopy facilities are available nearby.


Our comprehensive, on-sire crash cart includes all equipment that could be needed during an emergency. Some of our supplies include an AED, oxygen, IV fluids, epinephrine, Benadryl, and much more. Torrance Memorial Hospital is only 3.2 miles from PRA and paramedics, just 0.2 miles away.   


Peninsula Research Associates uses CRIO clinical trial management system for managing recruitment and progress of clinical trials. It allows PRA to not only track and build a comprehensive recruitment database, but stay up to date on all subject visit windows and organization of each trial.