Skip to main content
Centre for Trials Research

Centre for Trials Research

As the largest group of academic clinical trials staff in Wales, we tackle the big diseases and health concerns of our time by forming partnerships with researchers and building lasting relationships with the public.

A crowd taking part in a study

Studies and trials

Our portfolio of work includes drugs trials and complex interventions, mechanisms of disease and treatments, cohort studies and informing policy and practice.

Collaborate with us

Collaborate with us

We welcome collaboration for research, for data sharing and as part of our associate membership scheme.

PACE study Dissemination Event

Public Involvement and Engagement Hub

Our Public Involvement and Engagement Hub is a team including members of the public and researchers and is a central focus for our commitment to involve members of the public and patients in research, as well as transparency in dissemination of results.

Centre Staff Active in the Involving People Network

Public and patient involvement

We work closely with study participants and the public to make sure our interventions are as effective, safe and well-designed as they can be.

Aerial view of large group of people looking up

Research blog

Stay up to date with our latest news and research by visiting our blog.

Female scientist looking into microscope


Increasing research capacity in Wales, and building partnerships with researchers globally to design, conduct and publish well-designed trials and studies.

Dr David Gillespie at Techniquest

About us

We provide the expertise to promote, design, conduct, analyse and publish research from high value studies that improve the health and well-being of society.

Funded by