News Archive

26
Jan

Health Research Regulations Amendments

Health minister Stephen Donnelly has signed the Health Research Regulation 2018 Amendments on 22nd January. The Department of Health has issued a press release on the amendment. Full details and documentation on the amended regulations are available on the gov.ie website. The Amendments relate to five substantive areas: Pre-screening to establish suitability or eligibility for inclusion in health research; carrying

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26
Jan

Open Call for Support to Medical Device investigators

TBMED is an Open Innovation test bed for the development of high-risk medical devices and ECRIN is part of this group. TBMED aims to support med-tech companies in the development of high-risk medical devices by reducing their time-to-market for the European sector. An open call has been launched offering services to SMEs and other medical device developers for their Clinical

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22
Jan

Paper – Managing clinical trials during COVID-19

Some of our colleagues at the HRB Clinical Research Facility Cork (CRF-C) led by Dr. Frances Shiely have published a very interesting paper titled ‘Managing clinical trials during COVID-19: experience from a clinical research facility’. The paper has been published online in ‘Trials’ and can be read here. Abstract : There is a dearth of literature on best practices for managing

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22
Jan

EMA Announces CTIS Training for Academia & SME Trial Sponsors

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) announces a two-part Clinical Trial Information Systems (CTIS) training event targeted at SME and academia clinical trial sponsors. The way clinical trials are conducted in the EU will undergo a major change when the Clinical Trial Regulation (Regulation (EU) No 536/2014) comes into application. The Regulation harmonises the assessment and supervision processes for clinical trials

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11
Jan

Data Manager Position at ECRIN

The European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (ECRIN), a public research organisation, is currently recruiting a Data Manager for clinical trials and in-silico models, to be based at its Paris office. About ECRIN: ECRIN is a non-profit, distributed infrastructure. It was awarded the legal status of a European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC) in 2013 based on Council Regulation (EC) N° 723/2009

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