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About us

We conduct clinical trials and other medical research services for the Wellington region and further afield, on a national and international basis.

Our role is to:

  • Promote, support and conduct investigator-initiated research
  • Contract, coordinate and facilitate industry-sponsored clinical trials.

Why work with us?

  • We have dedicated premises within a major medical facility
  • We are supported by high-quality specialist and general medical expertise and equipment
  • We offer onsite access to patients and volunteers
  • We are equipped and staffed to undertake a wide range of clinical trials

Capital and Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) Clinical Trials Unit prides itself on its ability and capacity to undertake robust, ethically approved clinical trials within a major public hospital.

If you need clinical trials or associated research undertaken, we can help. Contact us to find out more.

Our mission

Our mission is to become a leading clinical research organisation in New Zealand. We aim to:

  • To improve patients’ health outcomes through ethical and quality clinical research.
  • To attract biotechnology companies and contract research organisations to conduct clinical research in New Zealand.

Our partners

A research-friendly environment is an important factor in recruiting and retaining high quality clinical staff and delivering quality care for our patients. Collaboration and ties with other research organisations are essential too. We are proud to have many valued research partners, please click on the links below to find out more about them.

MRINZVictoria University logo
University of Otago logoMalaghan Institute logo
Hutt Valley DHB logo
Last updated 7 August 2017.