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Congratulations to the individuals and organisations nominated by their peers for their contribution to clinical trials,
especially the winners of the "Most Nominated" Awards
 

ARCS AUSTRALIA “MOST NOMINATED RESEARCH COORDINATOR (in Australia)" AWARD WINNER

Name / Organisation

Their contribution to clinical trials

Cindy Hall

Princess Alexandra Hospital, Department of Cardiology

Brisbane, Australia

 

Always approachable and available to answer any question from CRCs regarding clinical trials

Cindy has a tangible passion for research and always demonstrates a very high standard of professional practice and integrity. Cindy has been an integral part of the development of support for Clinical Research Coordinators in Qld in all areas of research. Her drive and enthusiasm is infectious.

Long term investment in the Clinical Trials arena, as a CRC, CRA, new researcher mentor, long term and very active member of ARCS, fully involved in all areas of clinical trials.

Advocacy for the clinical research coordinator workforce

For her above and beyond contribution to clinical drug trials in support of and driving them when there has been enormous pressure due to lack of funding. Cindy has supported all research coordinators in Queensland for many years and has been a wealth of readily available information when needed. If the information has not been known, Cindy has gone out of her way to source it.

 

ARCS AUSTRALIA “MOST NOMINATED CLINICAL TRIAL MONITOR (in Australia)” AWARD WINNER

 

Name / Organisation

Their contribution to clinical trials

Mrs Lily McDonald

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO),

Lily is a senior site monitor responsible for two important paediatric CML studies. Her focus and dedication ensures that sites have all the support needed to execute these studies successfully.

 

KIDS RESEARCH INSTITUTE “MOST NOMINATED PERSON IN PAEDIATRIC TRIALS (in Australia)” AWARD WINNERS*

 

Name / Organisation

Their contribution to clinical trials

Susan Smith

Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick

Susan is a study coordinator for an infantile hemangioma clinical trial, successfully managing all aspects of the study with a high degree of satisfaction to GCP.

Vanessa Bonett

Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick

Vanessa is a study coordinator for and infantile hemangioma clinical trial, successfully managing the study, and assuring adherence to GCP and compliance despite all technical issues.

* This award is being shared, as both individuals were nominated at the same time by 4 different individuals.
 

OTHER INDIVIDUALS NOMINATED (listed in alphabetical order)

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Adhiti Sharad Kumar

Commercial organisation running trials  (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

I have worked in CRO for >2 years and have been actively involved in clinical research projects, mapping the regulatory information which includes ethics, time lines etc about the entire MENA region. I am also the coordinator for the Gulf Chapter of Association of Clinical Research Professionals, and along with the Chair, have worked on conducting many clinical research training awareness sessions in Dubai for the researchers.

Dr. Aditi Valecha

Training Provider, Professional/Industry   Organisation

Singapore

Aditi has overseen the successful project management / launch of the pan-industry Asian Training Consortium. The consortium aims to raise the quality of pharmaceutical research training, whilst simultaneously decreasing costs.

Alicia Calderone

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Clinical Trials Project Manager

Ann Nadona

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Data Manager

Associate Professor Anna Louise Hawkes

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

A/Prof Anna Hawkes has successfully lead clinical trials for many years including lifestyle and supportive care interventions for people affected by chronic diseases such as cancer and heart disease.

 

Consumer/Charity organisation

Australia

I have worked with Associate Professor Anna Hawkes on a range of clinical trials over the past 10 years and she has always demonstrated that she is a professional and highly skilled researcher. Thank you for your hard work Anna.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Belinda Kramer

Hospital

Australia

Belinda Kramer's dedication for 14 years has been the driving force in a long term collaboration that has resulted in gene therapy being used in paediatric oncology for the first time in Australia.

Mrs Carelle Tabet

Hospital

Lebanon

Research Coordinator

Carli Hunter

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Carli provides administrative support to a team of 12 people working on neurology trials.

Dr Carole Hassoun

Professional/Industry Organisation

Lebanon

Associate Medical Director

Mrs Catherine Weaver

Australian Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Institute, Flinders Medical Centre

Adelaide, Australia

Experienced Clinical Trials Coordinator providing outstanding support of trials conducted at Flinders Medical Centre. Great leader with attention to detail.

Charlotte Bradshaw

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO); SMO;  ARO

Perth, Australia

Dedicated Recruitment Manager in early phase clinical research responsible for healthy volunteer and patient recruitment and retention. Also part of a small team developing an in house recruitment management system to streamline and standardise recruitment activities.

 

 

 

Dedicated Recruitment Manager providing expertise in patient and healthy volunteer recruitment and retention strategies for early phase clinical trials.

 

 

 

Charlotte is the head of the Recruitment Department within Linear Clinical Research. She is a highly motivated and dedicated member of the Linear team and shows great promise for excellence.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Chad Wilson

Professional/Industry Organisation

North Carolina

Clinical Development manager

Claire M Rickard

Medical research institute / ARO, Hospital, University

Australia

Prof Rickard is an inspiring industry leader, recognised and respected internationally for her intravenous medical and nursing clinical trials research, with determination to provide a more efficient and cost-effective practice.

Dr Cynthia Mourad

Professional/Industry Organisation

Lebanon

Regional Medical Operation manager

Dadahayath.Shaik

Trial network / SMO, Hospital

Andhra Pradesh, India

Complete Research Site support, execution and close out of clinical studies as per GCP, patient recruitment and retention, site selection and site feasibility, handling critical situations etc.

 

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO), Trial network / SMO

 

Complete site management and patient recruitment for rare disease trial.

Dr. Dalia Saleh

Professional/Industry Organisation

Jordan

CCRA

Dana Mole

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Data Technician

Danita Kapp

Government, Hospital

Australia

Ongoing management of Haematology trials

 

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Dr Dimitar Sajkov

Medical research institute / ARO, Hospital, University, Ethics Committee / Research Governance office

Adelaide, Australia

Director of the ARASMI Research Institute and Principal Investigator in several multi-centre and single centre clinical trials including new influenza vaccines, vaccine adjuvants, clinical research databases, COPD, Asthma and sleep disorders.

Elizabeth Heyer

Government, Hospital

Australia

Ongoing management of Haematology trials

Dr Fadi Saad

Professional/Industry Organisation

Lebanon

CCRA

Fiona Shute

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Intervention Nurse

Georgia Stephenson

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Intervention Nurse

Ghada Aoun

Hospital

Lebanon

Administrative assistant

Prof. Ghassan Dbaibo

Hospital

Lebanon

Principal Investigator

Glenda Yarbrough

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Glenda is a CCRC working on 8 studies in stroke, Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease in Atlanta, GA.

Dr. Hassan Ansari

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Global

Dr Ansari has implemented Merck's industry leading Quality Management Model (QMM) that enables proactive and systematic detection, analysis, remediation and prevention of compliance and quality issues / risks across the value chain.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Ms Hayley Buck

Professional/Industry Organisation

USA

Ms Hayley Buck is a Recruitment Specialist for NeuroStudies.net, LLC and is dedicated to bringing more awareness to the community to further research advancements.

Dr Hiba Chehab

Hospital

Lebanon

Sub Investigator

Ibrahim Masalha

Hospital

Jordan

Research Laboratory

Dr Imane Mahfouz

Hospital

Lebanon

Sub Investigator

Dr.Indra Bhadu

Trial network / SMO, Hospital, Independent Contractor, Recruitment Agent

India

Working as a CRA in 15 studies indicative of different therapeutic areas and having a critical & challenging criteria for recruitment. Now working as a Head-Clinical Operation in SMO.

Jacqui Waterkeyn

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Australia

Provided clinical trial consulting services to Biotech and Big Pharma companies in regulatory, quality management and clinical operations

Jane Holt

Consumer/Charity organisation

Australia

Jane brings a wealth of knowledge to trial coordination and management.  She always has a suggestion for making the patient's experience better.

Dr Janelle Bowden

Hospital, Independent Contractor

Australia

Passionate about sharing her knowledge of clinical research processes with the community and others involved in clinical trials.

Dr Jawad Awkal

Hospital

Lebanon

Lab Director

 

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Jean Li-Kim-Moy

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

Jean is considerate and professional member of NCIRS Clinical Trials team. He is efficient, his work is detailed and he makes the experience of being involved in a trial pleasant and rewarding.

Jennie Anderson

Equipment/technology/CTMS/EDC/service provider

Australia

Designed and developed an economical electronic solution for the collection of  clinical trials data  and a clinical management system that can be used for any stage trial or study of any discipline

Jenny Larsen

Consumer/Charity organisation

Australia

Jenny coordinates trials with great skill and care for all her patients.  She also is a wonderful mentor for other members of the trials team. Her positive attitude is uplifting.

Jocasta Ball

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Clinical Trials Project Manager

Judith Page

Government, Hospital

Australia

Ongoing management of Medical Oncology trials

Judy Innes-Rowe

Hospital

Western Australia

Judy has a passion and commitment to Oncology clinical trials that has lasted 20+years.  She works tirelessly to gain approvals quickly and overcome obstacles.  She has a sense of pride that she endeavours to transfer to all her colleagues to make it an enjoyable experience to work with her team.  She has compassion for  patients and their families, a true respect and care for investigators, and is willing to share her knowledge.  Thank you Judy!!

Dr Judy Stone

Independent contractor; Author; Clinical Site

USA

 @DrJudyStone is a passionate advocate for clinical research, an experienced trial investigator, author of a highly recommended book for clinical sites - http://conductingclinicalresearch.com/, and a pleasure to know.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Katrina Brosnan

Government

Australia

Katrina has worked in research for >12 years. Katrina has imparts her amazing knowledge and will go out of her way to support and encourage those still learning. Katrina has a very warm and generous spirit and radiates this in her everyday work. I know many have appreciated all that she has done to assist them bot professionally and personally. She is an amazing lady and a wonderful mentor.

Dr Kimberley Lilischkis (PhD)

Hospital

Australia

Dr Lilischkis is the Lead CRA for the Oncology Department at the Children's Hospital at Westmead. She has revolutionised the administration and conduct of trials here, is prolific in her output, co-ordinates a large team of CRA's, and conducts training in GCP and trial conduct for doctors and nurses.

Laura Waite

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Intervention Nurse

Lavanya Veda

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Lavanya is a CCRC working on 4 studies in diabetic neuropathy and Parkinson's disease in Atlanta, GA.

Leonila Tanyag

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Data Technician

Mrs Lina Raffoul

Hospital

Lebanon

Study Coordinator

Lisa Chalmers

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

Lisa is a highly professional and caring team member who gives close attention to detail. She makes the experience of being in a study both educational and enjoyable

Dr. Malek Sallam

Hospital

Jordan

Research Laboratory

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Margaret Morton

Government

Australia

For her tireless contributions to Geriatric Research.

Dr Margo Anne Pritchard

Government, Hospital, University

Brisbane, Australia

Nurse researcher/ neonatal nurse/midwife with a PhD in high risk paediatric and family screening and has worked as a principal clinical triallist as a coordinator and chief investigator of single and multicentre clinical trials in the hospital and university for over 15 years.

Marshall L. Nash, MD, FAHA, CPI

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Dr.  Nash has participated in over 100 major research trials focused on discovering new treatments for neurological conditions.  He is a leading enroller in studies for stroke, Alzheimer’s, migraines and neuropathy.

Dr Marwan Bakhach

Hospital

Lebanon

Sub Investigator

Dr Mary-Clare Waugh

Hospital, Paediatric hospital

Sydney, Australia

Senior staff specialist, Head Spinal Injury and Cerebral Palsy and movement, Kids Rehab.

Mrs Michelle Daley RN

Hospital

Australia

Michelle has been the Study Coordinator for Oncology Clinical Trials at Coffs Harbour Health Campus for many years. She is very successful and has been/and still is involved in many Clinical Trials.

Mrs Mireille Lteif

Hospital

Lebanon

Study Coordinator

Mr Mohamed Al Enein

Professional/Industry Organisation

Lebanon

Study Coordinator

Dr Mohamed Tannir

Hospital

KSA

Head of Clinical Trials section

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Myrna Whiting

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Myrna is a CRC working on 6 studies for Alzheimer's disease in Atlanta, GA.

Dr Nehad Sabry

Medical research institute / ARO, Hospital, University

Alexandria, Egypt

Nehad is Senior CRC and sub investigator in Alexandria Clinical Research Center, New Alexandria University Hospital. She is very passionate and committed to this field of study, actively participating in implementing change and improvements. Nehad takes great pride in her work. Her extensive knowledge and dynamic approach have been a great support to staff at both Alex. CRC and other research sites in Egypt.

Nerolie Strickland

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Data Manager

Paula Mackie

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Australia

In her role as Principal Study Start Up Associate, Paula is devoted to ensuring that clinical trials can commence as soon as possible. She is quality-focussed, has good influencing and time management skills, and an ability to think critically and solve problems.

Dr Raeda Mostafa

Professional/Industry Organisation

Jordan

GCP consultant

Raja' Abdallah Sammour

Hospital, Ethics Committee / Research Governance office

Jordan

She is the head of clinical research unit at the scientific affairs office at King Hussein Cancer center as well as an IRB member who is really dedicated to her work. She is really well oriented about the ethics and regulations that govern the clinical research world.

 

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Dr.Rajendra Mehta

Principal Investigator

INDIA

Done 14 Global GCH GCP compliant Phase II to Phase IV clinical trials successfully with Zero findings in 2 audits faces so far. Our site is amongst top recruiters in all the studies done. PI regularly train the staff in ICH GCP & on protocol before trial start & during trial also as needed.

Dr Raphael Bartholomeusz

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

USA

Clinical Trial management and monitoring of Phase I - IV trials.

Rebecca Perez

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Data Technician

Dr Rima Hanna Wakim

Hospital

Lebanon

Principal Investigator

Dr Rima Khinkarly

Hospital

Lebanon

Sub Investigator

Robin Jackson

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Robin is a Regulatory Specialist supporting 10+ research trials.

Robyn Lichter

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Australia

Provided training and certification on ICH/ GCP guidelines throughout the whole of Victoria, Australia. Trained and mentored numerous clinical research professionals who work in Big Pharma, biotech and research institutions nationally throughout Australia.

Dr Roger Mark Engel

University

Australia

Roger Engel is the PI for 3 clinical trials in the field of pulmonary rehabilitation and musculoskeletal medicine.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Ross Anderson

Equipment/technology/CTMS/EDC/service provider

Australia

Designed and developed an economical electronic solution for the collection of  clinical trials data  and a clinical management system that can be used for any stage trial or study of any discipline

Ross Dunn

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Database Developer

Samer Shami

Hospital

Lebanon

Study Coordinator

Dr Sami Qadus

Hospital

KSA

head of inpatient pharmacy department

Sanan Sdepanian

hospital

Lebanon

IRB coordinator

Dr Shada Sayegh

Professional/Industry Organisation

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Project Manager

Shanna Bruflodt

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Shanna is a CCRC that looks after 10 neurology trials involving 300 patients for 3 doctors.

Shannon Doppelheuer

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Shannon is a CRA working on 4 studies in Alzheimer's disease, diabetic neuropathy and Parkinson's disease in Atlanta, GA.

Mr.Shekhar Goyal

Trial network / SMO, Independent Contractor, Recruitment Agent, Training Provider

India

Provide the training , site recruitment and administrative support to a study team personnel working on different clinical trials indicative of different therapeutic areas. And also working as a chief executive officer in SMO, providing the new dimension in clinical research field.

 

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Ms Sharon Clark

Government, Hospital, University

Tweed Heads, Australia

Sharon has been leading and managing a team of clinical trials coordinators. She organises HREC and Governance Submission and co-ordinates and arranges all trial related activities.

 

Hospital

 

Sharon Clark has dedicated many years to managing clinical trials in various locations. She patiently shares her extensive knowledge of trials with her staff. Her management skills are exemplary.

Sherry Myers

Medical research institute / ARO

USA

Sherry is currently working on 2 stroke studies and 4 Alzheimer's disease trials in Atlanta, GA.

Dr Soha Ghanem

Hospital

Lebanon

Sub Investigator

Dr Sreedhar Tirunagari

Trial network / SMO

India

Patient Enrolment Services
Built an open access portal “Indian tumour board” for doctors to post the reports of patients’ diagnosis, management, preliminary data and demography details. The Portal consists of Subject matter experts who will be responding to the Queries from those who have posted . This methodology will help recruit to clinical trials for rare disease.

 

 

 

Contribution towards enrolling pts for Rare disease trials.

 

 

 

Innovation for Pt Enrolment in Clinical Trials

Mr Steve Bukvic

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO), Training Provider

Singapore

Involved in regional and global trials for Asia. Training GCP throughout the region and upgrading the skill set of individuals in management of clinical trials.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Tania A Patrao

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

Ms Tania Patrao has managed clinical trials for people affected by cancer. She has successfully recruited participants, allocated them to treatment groups and collected follow up data.

Mr Steve Bukvic

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO), Training Provider

Singapore

Involved in regional and global trials for Asia. Training GCP throughout the region and upgrading the skill set of individuals in management of clinical trials.

Ms. Teo Jau Shya

Clinical data management

Malaysia

Jau Shya has over 9 yrs clinical research experience, is a member of the Society for Clinical Data Management, and is currently Head of Clinical Data Management & Consultant / Project Coordinator to HPMRS. Jau Shya is a speaker for the Malaysian Secretariat of National Institutes of Health  for GCRP Workshop & various clinical data management workshops.

Terri Davies

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Australia

Terri is an excellent Clinical Trial Manager, always delivers quality, and is great at relationship building and developing others. She has a can-do attitude, is solutions-focused, and it is fantastic to work with her.

Dr. Timothy Low

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

Singapore

Spearheaded evidence based medicine for the medical device industry and championed Asia data generation to ensure the clinical relevance, economic value and patient safety for medical devices usage.

Dr Tina Avanzato Chiodo

Independent contractor

USA

Tina (@GCPWorks) is an experienced, knowledgable independent contractor working in clinical research and a great source of information about the industry.

 

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Trischa Edwards

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Sonographer

Vishal Gopal

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

Successful monitoring in Australia of a global Cardiovascular Phase III clinical trial.

Wahid Alkaisi

Hospital

Lebanon

Study Coordinator

Wayne Dawson

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Intervention Nurse

Yih Kai Chan

Medical Research Institute / ARO

Australia

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Dr Zainab Ali

Hospital

Lebanon

Sub Investigator

 

ORGANISATIONS

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

ANZICS CTG

Trial network / SMO

Australia & New Zealand with collaboration globally

The ANZICS Clinical Trials Group is a world-leading critical care research network incorporating more than 70 Intensive Care Units across Australia and New Zealand. To date, the CTG has enrolled over 20,000 patients in interventional trials, been awarded over $55 million in competitive grant funding and published 80 manuscripts in peer reviewed journals.

http://www.anzics.com.au/clinical-trials-group

Australasian Leukaemia and Lymphoma Group

Sponsor

Australia & New Zealand

Improving the treatment and the lives of patients with blood cancers via clinical trial research.

www.allg.org

Australian Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Institute

Medical research institute / ARO

Adelaide, Australia

ARASMI supports translational medical research via investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored trials. ARASMI team has been the highest recruiter for many Australian clinical trials.

www.arasmi.org

Bellberry Limited (HREC)

Ethics Committee / Research Governance office

Adelaide, Australia

Homer Accredited. Very competent, effective and efficient processes for single and multicentre HREC review and approval.

 

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Bellberry Limited (HREC)

Ethics Committee / Research Governance office

Adelaide, Australia

Bellberry HREC’s contribute to the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of research, and safety of research participants, thereby enhancing Australia’s competitive position in clinical trials research. Bellberry also supports Australian medical research through donations.

www.bellberry.com.au

The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP)

Consumer/Charity organisation

USA

CISCRP is non-profit organization dedicated to educating and informing the public, patients, medical/research communities, the media, and policy makers about clinical research and the role each party plays in the process.

http://ciscrp.org/

Centre d'Investigation et d'Epidémiologie Clinique / CRP-Santé

Medical research institute / ARO

Luxembourg

Striving for excellence in biomedical research,  the CIEC is working according to GCP standards in a multidisciplinary research environment. contributes to translational medicine and is striving to ensure respect of patient rights and data privacy, while offering the opportunity to access new and innovative therapeutic approaches that wouldn't be accessible otherwise.

www.crp-sante.lu

Centre for Complementary Medicine Research, University of Western Sydney

University

Australia

Research centre conducting clinical trials for herbal medicine, acupuncture and complementary medicine therapies. The centre also undertakes herbal pharmacology and herbal analytical chemistry research.

http://www.uws.edu.au/complemed

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute

Medical research institute / ARO, Trial network / SMO, Hospital, University, Ethics Committee / Research Governance office, Training Provider

India

The institute started their 1st batch of Masters in Clinical research on 2010. It is the 1st Indian University to start such program. 2 batches passed out so far and they have all placed in various CROs, Pharma companies and Academic sectors. The institute is proud to say that they are conducting clinical trials in their hospital site.

www.chettinadhealthcity.com

DiscoveResearch, Inc.

Dedicated Clinical Research Site

Beaumont, TX USA

DRI (est. 1999) 9 staff with 80+ years of research experience, remains committed to providing access to developing healthcare options for present and future generations. Motto: Your health, more options.

www.DiscoveResearch.com

Dr. Mehta's Allergy & Asthma Care and Research Centre

Clinical Trial Site

India

This site is 5 years old & has done more then 13 clinical trials of phase II to IV, mainly global trials. In all trials, the site recruited 100-250 % & completed almost 90% randomized subjects. Successfully cleared 2 audits with excellent remarks regarding work & documentation.

Kids Research Institute

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

Clinical trials to develop better diagnostic techniques and treatment methods to improve the health of children. 

Provides support to researchers conducting over 100 clinical trials.

http://www.kidsresearch.org.au

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Linear Clinical Research

Medical research institute / ARO

Perth, Australia

Highly professional and efficient execution of clinical trials which has enhanced the reputation and clinical trials participation amongst trial volunteers.


Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)


Linear Clinical Research Ltd is Australia's most advanced early phase clinical trials facility. Our aim is to provide pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies with a world class facility where quality, timely and cost-competitive clinical research remains our priority.

www.linear.org.au

Makrocare Clinical Research Ltd

Commercial organisation running trials (eg pharma, biotech, devices, CRO)

India

Complete Solution for Clinical trials End to End global Services

www.makrocare.com

Monash Oncology Research Institute

Hospital

Melbourne, Australia

Monash Oncology Research Institute is responsible for the clinical trial activity in Medical Oncology for the Monash Cancer Centre. There are approximately 30 actively recruiting trials at any one time covering most solid tumours, from Phase I-IV with both industry sponsored and investigator led being run.

Perinatal Research and Maternal Medicine (PRaMM), Kolling Institute of Medical Research

Medical research institute / ARO

Australia

Team of researchers dedicated to improving the health of mothers and their babies by discovering new ways to identify babies at risk of problems during pregnancy, and finding solutions to miscarriage, preterm birth and stillbirth.

http://www.pramm.org.au

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Radpharm Scientific

Independent Contractor

Canberra, Australia

Generously donating expertise, time and resources into provision of key clinical trial reagent for a Phase I oncology trial. 

www.radpharm.com.au

Siaram Clinical Research Private Limited

Trial network / SMO, Independent Contractor, Recruitment Agent, Training Provider

India

SCR manages the running of 3 sites for Serious Influenza , 2 sites for CDAD, 3 for Multiple Myeloma clinical trials in North India. SCR provides ethical, enthusiastic, quality oriented and experienced Clinical Research Professionals. Also provides quality service, responsiveness, and results to our customers striving to be the finest resource & meeting their specific, unique needs. Speeds up site identification, start-up recruitment and retention.

www.siaramresearch.com

The Kid's Cancer Project

Consumer/Charity organisation

Sydney, Australia

An outstanding contribution by supporting a long term project - from concept through to delivery - aiming to improve outcomes for children with cancer through the initiation of a Phase I clinical trial.

www.thekidscancerproject.org.au

The Townsville Hospital

Hospital

Australia

Elizabeth Heyer is a Clinical Research Coordinator working at Townsville Cancer Centre, Townsville, Australia. At present she coordinates Haematology-Oncology clinical trials and is a great source of information for participants, families and colleagues. Her communication and coordinating skills are highly valued.
Thank you, Liz, for helping to make clinical trials successful in rural Australia.

Name

Type of Organisation

Location

Their contribution to clinical trials

Wales Cancer Trials Unit, Cardiff University

University, Clinical Trials Unit

United Kingdom

The Wales Cancer Trials Unit (WCTU) is dedicated to improving clinical practice through quality research evidence. The WCTU is a one stop shop for clinical trials in cancer, from the basic idea, to producing reliable evidence to change practice. The WCTU is a National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) accredited and UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) registered Clinical Trials Unit and receives core funding from Cancer Research UK and Marie Curie Cancer Care.

http://www.wctu.org.uk