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Clinical Trials Unit

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Warwick Clinical Trials Unit (WCTU) is an academic unit undertaking clinical trials addressing real issues of local, national and international importance.

Randomised controlled trials are developed in selective, focused areas that are consistent with the research strategy of Warwick Medical School.

Multi-centre trials are run in close collaboration with local NHS Trusts and clinicians. Trials are subjected to rigorous external peer review and efficiently managed, to ensure high quality results.

Trial of the Year 2014

The Society for Clinical Trials has named the PARAMEDIC Trial Trial of the Year 2014. The research team received the award at the Society's 36th Annual Meeting in America on 19 May. Read the full press release.

Contact us

Warwick Clinical Trials Unit
Warwick Medical School
University of Warwick
Gibbet Hill Campus

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Chief Investigators

Current Trials

We are currently conducting trials in the following main areas:

Running Clinical Trials

The Clinical Trials Unit provides advice and support to all WMS about running a clinical trial from inception to publication.

About Warwick CTU

The Clinical Trials Unit has expertise in the design and conduct of trials, particularly of complex health states and interventions.



This unit receives National Institute for Health Research CTU Support Funding. This funding has been awarded to support the unit in developing and supporting NIHR trials.NIHR