Clinical Trials Research Centre and Medical Innovation


 

The Clinical Trials Research Centre and Medical Innovation (CTRCMI) team plays a vital role in facilitating and managing the clinical trials portfolio throughout Epworth, providing a full range of research services across all phases of the clinical trial life cycle.

 

Clinical Trials Research Centre and Medical Innovation includes a director, business development manager, an operations manager and clinical research staff. Our experienced research co-ordinators and nurses support the investigators and work closely with sponsors to facilitate patient recruitment and retention, and by monitoring the study to ensure clinical trials progress quickly, safely and cost-effectively.

 

The CTRCMI team provides:

 

  • A full range of clinical development services across all phases of the clinical trial life cycle;

  • Preparation and submission of applications to Epworth’s Human Research Ethics Committee and ongoing Governance and Safety Reporting;

  • Study feasibilities, trial budgeting and reporting;

  • Excellent recruitment resources for inpatient and community-based targeted populations;

  • Assistance in clinical trial audits;

  • Unique site management across all Epworth campuses;

  • Assistance in identifying new commercial and investigator-led studies;

  • Consulting with research investigators across all phases of a research trial;

  • Assisting with the preparation of funding and business proposals;

 

Our aim is to improve patient health and health care services through research collaboration, advocacy and operational excellence.

 

Contacts

 

A/Prof Genie Pedagogos

Director Clinical Trials & Medical Innovation

Ph: 03 9483 3588

Mob: 0417 309 472

 

Xenia Sango

Business Development Manager Research

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Ph: (03) 9936 8067

 

Physical Address:

Ground Floor

Smorgon Institute for Education and Research at Epworth

185-187 Hoddle Street

Richmond VIC 3121

 

Postal Address:

Mailbox #21

Epworth HealthCare

89 Bridge Road,

Richmond VIC 3121

 

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