Brandy Haslam

World COPD Day is November 17

World COPD Day

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a significant cause of disability and morbidity in Australia and New Zealand. World COPD Day takes place this year on November 17th. This year’s message of “Healthy Lungs – Never More Important” focuses on the fact that the burden… Read More »World COPD Day

Interview with an Investigator: Dr. Tina Ledingham

The site selection process of a clinical trial can be daunting, especially when there are so many important factors to consider. PCRN has done some of the work for you by ranking eight of the most important factors when it comes to site selection.

8 Factors to Consider during Site Selection: Ranked

The site selection process of a clinical trial can be daunting, especially when there are so many important factors to consider. PCRN has done some of the work for you by ranking eight of the most important factors when it comes to site selection.

PCRN Welcomes 3 New Facilities

Pacific Clinical Research Network is thrilled to welcome 3 new facilities to its Lakeland Clinical Trials Group, expanding the network’s total clinical trial locations to 16. The new facilities include Lakeland Clinical Trials Wellington, Anteris Clinical Research and Department of Medicine Trust Lakes DHB. Lakeland… Read More »PCRN Welcomes 3 New Facilities

New Study into Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to Provide Unique NZ Data

A clinical study getting underway in Rotorua and Christchurch will provide valuable information on how our unique population responds to the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. The study, ‘Ka Mātau, Ka Ora’ (from knowledge comes wellbeing), is being led by Vaccine Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand – Ohu… Read More »New Study into Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to Provide Unique NZ Data

PCRN – Fully Paperless to Promote Higher Compliance and Quality

New and improved clinical research systems such as site-based eSOURCE and eRegulatory systems, in addition to enhanced CTMS are the backbones of the Pacific Clinical Research Network’s (PCRN) reputation for top performance, industry-leading data quality, and audit-ready compliance.  Some of the benefits of these advanced… Read More »PCRN – Fully Paperless to Promote Higher Compliance and Quality

Cannabis research

New Zealand Researchers Well Placed to Play a Key Role in Medicinal Cannabis Research

Local researchers highlight scientific and medical data surrounding medical cannabis use at MedCan Summit. AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – The use of cannabis in medicine has been a hot topic, albeit highly debated in many countries. This month, the MedCan Summit was held in Auckland bringing… Read More »New Zealand Researchers Well Placed to Play a Key Role in Medicinal Cannabis Research