The MHRA GCP Inspectorate is due to inspect NUH. The Trust was notified in February 2013 that an inspection is due to take place but as yet, the date and agenda of the inspection has not been confirmed. Continue reading
NIHR has launched a new Clinical Trials Toolkit which is based on the design of a tube map. The clickable diagram differentiates between legal and good practice requirements, providing essential information at the ‘stations’ along the route
NUH R&I seeks to appoint a QA/GCP Manager to assure the quality of clinical research undertaken within Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust in accordance with legislative and best practice requirements. This is a key role in the co-ordination of working practices, policy implementation and preparation for external audits and MHRA inspection. Continue reading
In 2007 there were 12,864 hospital admissions in England for gastric duodenal or peptic ulcer haemorrhage. HEAT is a large scale outcomes study designed to see whether a one week course of H. pylori eradication reduces hospitalisation for ulcer bleeding in patients using aspirin. With funding from the NIHR HTA Programme, it is being led by the University of Nottingham, with recruiting centres across the UK. Continue reading
Support provided by the Comprehensive Clinical Research Network recently helped NUH overcome the challenges of A&E and become the top recruiting site in an acute pain study. NUH demonstrates how to successfully conduct a clinical trial in a difficult Emergency Department environment. Continue reading
Do you wish to make a difference to research in the NHS? An opportunity has arisen for a Research Manager to join the Research & Innovation Department at Nottingham University Hospitals (NUH) NHS Trust. As Research Manager you will be a key member of the NUH R&I department and will play an important role in supporting the implementation of the Trust’s Research Strategy. Continue reading
The costs of undertaking activities to fulfill the role of sponsor for non commercial NHS research, although not explicitly referred to in current guidance, are classified as a research cost. Historically, NUH did not include these costs in grants. However, … Continue reading
Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Training Course
NIHR deliver regular GCP training.
All NIHR dates, including local sessions are listed on the CRN’s GCP course dates page (scroll down to “Trent”).
Full course details can be found here.
To book yourself … Continue reading
NUH Research and Innovation Team Member Short Biographies
Dr Brian Thomson
Director of Research
Dr Brian Thomson qualified in Medicine from the University of Edinburgh and trained in medicine in Edinburgh, London and Cambridge before being appointed an Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant … Continue reading
The PharmaTimes has opened a new competition, the Clinical Research Site of the Year, which is jointly sponsored by the NIHR and the ABPI. A new category of the Clinical Researcher of the Year competition, it has been introduced in recognition of the importance to the UK’s global competitiveness that a clinical research site can make. Continue reading