News Archive

14
Dec

HRB CRCI Quality Working Group – update December 2016

The HRB CRCI Quality Working Group (QWG) has been in existence for one year. The group consists of quality, regulatory and training representatives from each of the partner CRF/Cs. The mission of the QWG is to facilitate cooperation and sharing within the HRB CRCI partnerships with respect to quality, compliance and training matters, such that harmonization is promoted, duplication is

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14
Dec

CILO activities and supporting training on medical device development 2016.

The Clinical Industry Liaison Officer delivered a number of key training sessions on medical device development in 2016. The focus of these sessions included topics on clinical strategy for medical device development, integrating human factor engineering into design/product development, good clinical practice (GCP) for medical device clinical investigations, ethical considerations in clinical trials/investigation in human’s, types of clinical investigations, clinical

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14
Nov

PRioRiTy: Prioritising Recruitment in Randomised Trials Survey

The PRioRiTy study has now entered its penultimate phase. In early July 2016, researchers launched the PRioRiTy  survey to collect information from people across Ireland and the UK who are, or have been, directly involved in designing, conducting or taking part in randomised trials.  The aim of the survey was to give us questions that can be researched into how to

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8
Nov

UCD CSTAR Statistics with SPSS courses

UCD CSTAR is the Centre for Support and Training in Analysis and Research. It specialises in the biostatistical and methodological areas of health research, both quantitative and qualitative. UCD CSTAR will host three statistics courses in UCD Belfield this December. Here are the details of the upcoming courses: Statistics with SPSS: Managing your Data – Tuesday December 6, 2016 Statistics

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8
Nov

9th Annual Irish Research Nurses Network Conference

The 9th Annual Irish Research Nurses Network Conference will take place on Wednesday 9th November 2016 at the Gibson Hotel, Point Village, Dublin 1 The theme of the conference this year is “Putting Research in to Practice” Speakers at this year’s conference include Claire Whitehouse (Lead Research Nurse for James Paget University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and originator of #whywedoresearch twitter campaign), Graham

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