COVID-19

  • by Carrol Gamble
  • 23-Mar-2020 16:20

LCTC are following guidance released by HRA, MHRA and UKCRC registered CTU network.

LCTC are following guidance released by HRA, MHRA and UKCRC registered CTU network. All trials have been assessed regarding participant safety, trial integrity and their continuation. We are centrally co-ordinating information received from participating trusts and sites. We will continue to monitor this situation and any changes at a trial level will be communicated to sponsors and sites as necessary.

HRA guidance: **updated 26/03/2020** https://www.hra.nhs.uk/planning-and-improving-research/policies-standards-legislation/covid-19-guidance-sponsors-sites-and-researchers/
MHRA guidance: **updated 24/03/2020** https://www.gov.uk/guidance/managing-clinical-trials-during-coronavirus-covid-19
Information governance guidance: https://www.nhsx.nhs.uk/key-information-and-tools/information-governance-guidance
NIHR funding: https://www.nihr.ac.uk/news/dhsc-issues-guidance-on-the-impact-on-covid-19-on-research-funded-or-supported-by-nihr/24469
Q&A on the impact of COVID-19 on research funded or supported by NIHR https://www.nihr.ac.uk/documents/qanda-on-the-impact-of-covid-19-on-research-funded-or-supported-by-nihr/24467
Welcome Trust funding: https://wellcome.ac.uk/grant-funding/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-grant-applicants-and-grantholders
UKCRC Guidance for CTUs undertaking Covid19 contingency planning: **updated 26/03/2020** https://www.ukcrc-ctu.org.uk/page/Guidance
Author: Carrol Gamble
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