Sheffield CTRU successfully renewed its full registration with the UKCRC (UK Clinical Research Collaboration) Registered Clinical Trials Unit Network.

Professor Cindy Cooper, DireCindy Cooper Photoctor of the Sheffield Clinical Trials Research Unit is pleased to announce that the Sheffield CTRU (Clinical Trials Research Unit) in Design, Trials and Statistics, ScHARR, was successful in its annual re-application for full registration with the UKCRC (UK Clinical Research Collaboration) Registered Clinical Trials Unit Network in September.

In order to obtain Full Registration status, CTUs have to demonstrate a track record and experience of coordinating multi-centre randomised controlled trials, expert staff, robust quality assurance systems and evidence of long-term viability of capacity for trials coordination.