About Us

The New Zealand Association of Clinical Research (NZACRes) was formed from the clinical research focus group to foster and promote clinical research, and is the professional association for clinical researchers in New Zealand. NZACRes holds regular meetings to bring together members of the clinical research community, to discuss issues and create collaborative solutions for our industry.

Members include:

  • Investigators, Study Coordinators, Physicians, Clinical Research Nurses, University and Hospital based research personnel
  • Clinical Research Managers, Clinical Research Associates, Regulatory Specialists and personnel from research institutes
  • Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device research personnel
  • Pharmacists and Laboratory personnel
  • Health Economists, Biostatisticians and Data Managers
  • Medical Writers and Industry Consultants

NZACRes is a non-profit scientific educational organisation.  It is run by an elected team of volunteer officers from amongst its members.

Our Goal

Our overarching goal is to promote and support clinical research in New Zealand by:

  • acting as a conduit for networking within the industry;
  • providing information and resources for the industry in New Zealand;
  • educating stakeholders on issues pertinent to clinical research in New Zealand
  • supporting and encouraging training opportunities for our members;
  • promoting New Zealand as a preferred location for clinical research.

NZACRes organises events encouraging networking opportunities amongst our peers within our industry. Currently regional meetings are held in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.  NZACRes holds the annual NZACRes Clinical Research Conference where invited speakers from New Zealand and overseas present on topics of interest to researchers.

NZACRes membership is open to all those who have an interest in clinical research.  Membership fee for 2016 is set at $75.00 (including GST) or $50.00 for student membership. To become a member please apply to register here.

NZACRes is a non-profit scientific educational organisation.  It is run by an elected team of volunteer officers from amongst its members.

       


Latest News

NZACRes South Island Regional Meeting 9 November 2018

Article posted 31 Oct 18
Join Colleagues from NZACRes at this South Island Meeting.

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Setting New Zealand’s health research priorities - consultation now open

Article Posted 19 Sep 2018
The Health Research Council (HRC), the Ministry of Health (MoH) and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) are seeking feedback on developing the first New Zealand Health Research Strategy.

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Applications now open for Medicines New Zealand's 2018 Value of Medicines Award

Article Posted 17 Sep 2018
Since 2011, Medicines New Zealand has awarded outstanding researchers for undertaking innovative research into the use of medicines or vaccines in New Zealand.

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