WELCOME TO THE NCTO

The HRB National Clinical Trials Office, (HRB NCTO), was established in May 2021 as an independent, integrated, national clinical research network, providing centralised support in conducting multi-centre clinical trials and investigations, both commercial and academic, across Ireland.

HRB NCTO is a National Network made up of a central office, the 7 University-based Clinical Research Facilities/Centres (CRF/C’s) and the staff working in the delivery of the clinical research activities across the Network. The HRB NCTO central office provides overarching support and expertise, through a range of services and activities. The partner CRF/C’s provide the infrastructure, physical space, facilities, experienced research and specialist support staff along with the necessary quality and oversight programs that are critical to the running of the clinical trials, investigations and research studies and for the successful conduct of world class patient focused research.

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NATIONAL CLINICAL TRIALS OFFICE

WELCOME TO NCTO

The HRB National Clinical Trials Office, (HRB NCTO), was established in May 2021 as an independent, integrated, national clinical research network, providing centralised support in conducting multi-centre clinical trials and investigations, both commercial and academic, across Ireland.

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NEWS and Events

  • Published On: November 14, 2022

    ‘Grand Rounds’ at CUH – Presented by the CRF-UCC’s SDAU

    GDPR, DPIA, HRR and HRCRC are acronyms that study teams engaged in patient-focused research should immediately recognise. Clarity surrounding the [...]

  • Published On: November 8, 2022

    UCC Cancer Trials Group – Public & Patient Event – 25th Nov

    REGISTER HERE SEE MORE NEWS SEE MORE NEWS [...]

  • Published On: November 8, 2022

    Group Statistician (GS) – Cancer Trials Ireland

    Your Content Goes Here Key Requirements PhD. or Masters degree in Biostatistics. A minimum of 6 years relevant experience in a clinical [...]

    Cancer trials ireland logo
  • Published On: November 1, 2022

    Program Manager (Health Research Consent Declaration Committee) – Health Research Board (HRB)

    Your Content Goes Here This is a permanent full time post.HRB Grade VIII Job Family (consisting of R&I V, Services V & [...]

  • Published On: October 23, 2022

    ‘Communicating trials with different audiences’: 22nd Nov 2002 – HRB TMRN

    About this eventCommunicating about clinical trials can be challenging for many reasons, not least the need to communicate to [...]

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ABOUT US

HRB NCTO is a National Network made up of a central office, the 7 University-based Clinical Research Facilities/Centres (CRF/C’s) and the staff working in the delivery of the clinical research activities across the Network. The HRB NCTO central office provides overarching support and expertise, through a range of services and activities. The partner CRF/C’s provide the infrastructure, physical space, facilities, experienced research and specialist support staff along with the necessary quality and oversight programs that are critical to the running of the clinical trials, investigations and research studies and for the successful conduct of world class patient focused research.

BECOME A MEMBER

HRB NCTO membership is open to clinical research personnel working in hospitals, practices and academic research organisations in Ireland, including investigators, site staff and sponsor staff. This may include clinicians, research nurses, research fellows and support staff such as project managers, data managers ,statisticians, regulatory affairs, data protection and legal staff, etc.

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BECOME A MEMBER

HRB NCTO membership is open to clinical research personnel working in hospitals, practices and academic research organisations in Ireland, including investigators, site staff and sponsor staff. This may include clinicians, research nurses, research fellows and support staff such as project managers, data managers ,statisticians, regulatory affairs, data protection and legal staff, etc.

Register Here

WHO WE SUPPORT

OUR SERVICES

RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS

Deciding to take part in a clinical study is an important personal decision. This section aims to help you understand more about clinical research.

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HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL

HRB NCTO supports healthcare professionals who wish to conduct clinical research. Find out how we can support you.

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LIFE SCIENCES SECTOR

HRB NCTO provides support and infrastructure to help the Life Sciences sector across pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals and medical devices, deliver high quality clinical research in Ireland.

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ACADEMIA

If you are developing a proposal for a research study that will involve patients in Ireland we can offer you guidance and support.

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RESEARCH PARTICIPANTS

Deciding to take part in a clinical study is an important personal decision. This section aims to help you understand more about clinical research.

Find out more

HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL

HRB NCTO supports healthcare professionals who wish to conduct clinical research. Find out how we can support you.

Find out more

LIFE SCIENCES SECTOR

HRB NCTO provides support and infrastructure to help the Life Sciences sector across pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals and medical devices, deliver high quality clinical research in Ireland.

Find out more

ACADEMIA

If you are developing a proposal for a research study that will involve patients in Ireland we can offer you guidance and support.

Find out more
  • Published On: November 14, 2022

    ‘Grand Rounds’ at CUH – Presented by the CRF-UCC’s SDAU

    GDPR, DPIA, HRR and HRCRC are acronyms that study teams engaged in patient-focused research should immediately recognise. Clarity surrounding the [...]

  • Published On: November 8, 2022

    UCC Cancer Trials Group – Public & Patient Event – 25th Nov

    REGISTER HERE SEE MORE NEWS SEE MORE NEWS [...]

  • Published On: November 8, 2022

    Group Statistician (GS) – Cancer Trials Ireland

    Your Content Goes Here Key Requirements PhD. or Masters degree in Biostatistics. A minimum of 6 years relevant experience in a clinical [...]

    Cancer trials ireland logo
  • Published On: November 1, 2022

    Program Manager (Health Research Consent Declaration Committee) – Health Research Board (HRB)

    Your Content Goes Here This is a permanent full time post.HRB Grade VIII Job Family (consisting of R&I V, Services V & [...]

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