New ZealandNZACRes
August 24, 2020

Guidance for New Researchers

New to Research?  – Don’t reinvent the wheel! Clinical trials can be complicated and nuanced. The more you know, the more you realise there is to know. Fortunately, there is…
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New Zealand
July 19, 2020

PISCF template updated July 2020

The Health & Disability Ethics Committees (HDEC) have recently released a number of updated PIS/CF New Participant Information Sheet/Consent form (PIS/CF) templates are available for Pregnant Partners Pregnancy Follow-Up Updated…
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New Zealand
July 19, 2020

Women & Leadership Courses and Scholarships

Women and Leadership New Zealand are currently providing scholarships of $1,000 to $5,000 to women working in the health and research sector to help support their participation in a range…
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New Zealand
May 24, 2020

NZL: The Value of Clinical Research

May 2020, Medicines New Zealand and NZ Institute of Economic Research (Inc) have recently released a report detailing the economic value clinical trials bring to New Zealand. NZIER was asked…
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New Zealand
April 28, 2020

Why Spermicides Are Not Used in NZL

Authored by Meghan Mcilwain, BPharm(Hons), MHSc(Hons), PhD v1.0, dated 28-April-2020 The Best Practice Advocacy Centre New Zealand (bpacnz) do not recommend the use of spermicidal condoms or spermicide1,2. Spermicidal condoms…
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New Zealand
April 20, 2020

Investigators Workshop Feb 2020

NZACRes Introduction to Clinical Research Workshop, Auckland, Saturday 29th February 2020  On behalf of NZACRes, Richard Stubbs convened a 1-day workshop entitled, “Introduction to Clinical Research”. The workshop which was held…
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COVID-19New Zealand
April 19, 2020

COVID-19: Reporting Deviations

The HDEC has provided guidance to NZACRes regarding reporting of protocol deviations/violations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Guidance on protocol deviation/violation reporting had previously been provided to DHB's but not to…
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New Zealand
April 5, 2020

PISCF template updated Feb 2020

The Health & Disability Ethics Committees (HDEC) have released an updated Patient Information Sheet and Consent Form (PISCF) Template in February 2020. Summary of Change: Within the Optional Participant Information…
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COVID-19InternationalNew Zealand
March 13, 2020

COVID-19 and clinical trials

Updated Information 24th Aug 2020 - HDEC have temporarily suspend the need for registration to be completed before trials begin in New Zealand. Please see HDEC post dated 24th Aug…
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New Zealand
February 16, 2020

BCFNZ Announces 600K Grant

Breast Cancer Foundation NZL (BCFNZ)  are now accepting applications for a new $600K Partnering for Innovation in Breast Cancer grant. This is a single grant of $600,000 (paid over 4-5…
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