OLV Hospital is one of the best known medical facilities in all Belgium which earned an outstanding reputation also across the world particularly in the field of cardiology, urology cardiovascular surgery, neurology.
Aim & Methods
We know that every second counts for patients, this is what drives us to provide financial resource in 2018 to develop a Clinical Research Unit (CRU) in compliance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and other ethics guidelines.
Innovation Research, Patient Care, Compliance & Regulation and Education are the four cornerstones of our CRU at Aalst .
The goal of the CRU is to provide resources and services to advance research and inform the clinical practice. This could be accomplished when the CRU becomes a focal point for clinical trials by standardizing institutional policies, introducing clinical trials billing and by improving financial management of clinical trials.
The driving force behind the success of our CRU is mentioned in the following points :
We put all our efforts into developing and delivering ground breaking and innovation to the clinical trial in our CRU in order to attract more sponsors attention, more funding to improve the patient’s life quality .Keywords : Central research unit, patient care, research quality, standardization.