St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno has long been an important center for conducting clinical trials of medicinal products for human use and testing of medical devices. The University Hospital also acquired the status of IQVIA Prime Site Center in 2013 as the only medical facility in the Czech Republic and one of the then five locations in Central and Eastern Europe. IQVIA is a global leader in providing advanced analytical services, technology solutions and contracted research services for healthcare. and the biological industry.
The administrative side of the implementation of clinical studies, but also support during the implementation of studies at individual clinics has been provided since 2009 by the Department of Clinical Studies of The International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno (FNUSA-ICRC). “Clinical trials from all therapeutic areas of treatment offered by our hospital are conducted by experienced study teams consisting of physicians, nurses, coordinators and other important team members. We are glad that we can offer patients not only from Brno, but also from the whole region, the most modern treatment options, ”said the representative of the Department of Clinical Studies, Ing. Lucie Tesárková.
Currently, clinical trials in dermatology, cardiology, neurology, otorhinolaryngology and other fields are performed at FNUSA. Clinical trials are now also opening up new treatment options for patients with rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. “Diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract also occur in very young patients who do not yet have experience with clinical studies or do not know about them. These are diseases whose manifestations fluctuate throughout the year. It is during the spring that patients often experience a deterioration in their health. We would like this information to reach them through the press, their doctors or patient organizations, “added MUDr. Jan Ulbrych, a doctor conducting studies in the field of gastroenterology.
List of clinical studies where patients are currently being recruited at the St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno can be found on website. In case of further questions, it is possible to contact the Department of Clinical Studies at the email address firstname.lastname@example.org.