Consorzio per Valutazioni Biologiche e Farmacologiche – Dege e shoqerise se huaj, Albanian Branch Office in collaboration with the TEDDY Network (European Network of Excellence for Paediatric Clinical Research) and University Hospital Center Tirana “Mother Teresa”, Service of Paediatrics), promoted the first YPAG (Young People Advisory Group) in Albania, named KIDS Albania. KIDS Albania
A recent publication appeared in BMJ Paediatrics Open 2017 provides a comprehensive overview about the roles and training of paediatric research nurses working across Europe
The article “Investigating the roles and training of paediatric research nurses working across Europe: a questionnaire-based survey”, aimed to identify potential training needs and compare the roles of research nurses across specialties and countries, has been published in BMJ Paediatrics Open 2017. Research nurses represent key figures among the clinical trial personnel to conduct a
Also this year the Gianni Benzi Pharmacological Research Foundation organises the annual Foresight Training Course (FTC), at its tenth edition now. The meeting, entitled ‘THE EUROPEAN MEDICINES REGULATORY NETWORK: PRESENT AND FUTURE’, will focus on: – the main innovations in the European Pharmaceutical System; – putting patients in the core of the system; – the
We are very pleased to announce that the ID-EPTRI (European Paediatric Translational Research Infrastructure) project, coordinated by CVBF and submitted within the INFRADEV-2016-2017 single-stage call for proposals, aimed to create the framework for a new paediatric Research Infrastructure (RI) has been successfully evaluated and granted 3.00 million Euro in funding from the European Commission.
The TEDDY network is working to launch a series of collaborative operating groups, focused on the most relevant topics of paediatric clinical research. This action is intended to convey the Network expertise and experience to deliver useful instruments for the promotion and the concrete support of paediatric clinical research. It arises from the collaborative nature
From 1 June 2016 to 31 August 2016 the Directorate General for Health and Food Safety, DG SANTE launched a public consultation with the aim to seek the views of stakeholders and other interested parties, on the "Summary of Clinical Trial Results for Laypersons", which has been developed by the expert group on clinical trials
Over the last years, a Europe-wide trend towards a patient-focused approach and the involvement of patients is developing and is influencing the decision-making process related to the clinical research. Patients involvement in paediatric clinical trials is recognized as an important added value at European and international level and an essential contribution to paediatric clinical research.
On October 24th, 2017 the 4th Medical Infrastructure Users Forum (MIUF) meeting of the H2020-funded CORBEL project will be held in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) to continue the discussion of efficient development and use of bio-medical Research Infrastructures (RIs). CORBEL is an initiative of eleven new biological and medical research infrastructures (BMS RIs), which together will
International Paediatric Clinical Trial Day. “Helping children create lives they deserve”. San Raffaele Hospital, Milan (Italy), May 9th, 2017
On May 9th, 2017, the International Paediatric Clinical Trial Day entitled “Helping children create lives they deserve” took place at San Raffaele Hospital in Milan. The meeting was organized by AICRO (Associazione Italiana Contract Research Organisation) in collaboration with San Raffaele Hospital, TEDDY Network (European Network of Excellence for Paediatric Clinical Research) and INCiPiT
PedCRIN (The Paediatric Clinical Research Infrastructure Network) is happy to present the first Edition of the quarterly Newsletters, intended to share all Network ongoing initiatives as well as papers and reports on activities involving paediatric research. PedCRIN is a four-year project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme that brings together the European Clinical