Information for sponsors and collaborators
Clinical trial capacity
Northern Health encourages investigator-driven and sponsored clinical trials. Northern Health has the capacity to conduct phase II, III and IV clinical trials.
Clinical trials are currently being conducted in the following areas:
- Aged care
- Critical care
Northern Health Site Research Capability Framework – Last updated June 2019
Northern Health Low Risk Ethics Committee provides ethical review of NH initiated single site low risk research projects.
Click here for further information with regard to Northern Health ethics applications.
All governance application (site specific assessments or SSA’s) are to be submitted via ERM. Please also email all copies of required documents for review to firstname.lastname@example.org. All research conducted at Northern Health requires a local principal investigator. Principal investigators must be a Northern Health employee or honorary. Research Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training is required for principal and associate investigators.
Click here for further information with regard to Northern Health research governance.
Research agreements are required when the Sponsor is external to Northern Health. Research agreements are not required to be submitted as part of an ethics submission, however are required as part of the Northern Health governance submission.
Northern Health Office of Research will facilitate the execution or sign-off of contracts. Contracts and indemnity forms are required in triplicate with two copies to remain at Northern Health.
General research or clinical trials enquiries
Phone: 8468 0763
Research governance & ethics enquiries
Phone: 8405 2918