ACCORD News

ACCORD News

Accord Update/Training Events 2019

Accord Update/Training Events 2019

Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK

Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK: A UK Local Information Pack will be introduced on 5th of June 2019

Management of Deviations & Violations Training Material

Management of Deviations & Violations Training Materials available.

Downtime notice for EudraCT Results & New Release of EudraCT 10.4.0.0.

Downtime notice for EudraCT Results & New Release of EudraCT 10.4.0.0.

Bursaries for patient and public involvement in research

ACCORD: Bursaries for patient and public involvement in research

MHRA suspends use of certain Gadolinium contrast agents (GdCAs), and restricts uses of others

MHRA suspends use of certain Gadolinium contrast agents (GdCAs), and restricts uses of others.

MHRA Recall of Gadolinium-containing contrast agents

A class 2 medicine recall – action within 48 hours – has now been issued by the MHRA for Magnevist (Bayer plc) and Omniscan Solution (GE Healthcare).

GDPR: Important Information For Your Clinical Research

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was implemented on 25 May 2018, together with a new Data Protection Act.

Single electronic submissions of the IRAS Form for studies led from Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales

Update to IRAS, the Integrated Research Application System, will introduce a single, e-submission of IRAS Forms and associated documents.  

Status of Travel Insurance and Clinical Trials

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) have confirmed to the Health Research Authority that participation in clinical trials does not affect eligibility criteria for travel insurance and have now withdrawn their guidance document “Clinical research trials and insurance”.