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Frequently asked questions

How can we collaborate with the Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit?                              

To request CTU support for your trial, please download and complete a collaboration request form. Please email the completed form and a draft study summary, protocol or funding application to

For further information, visit our 'What we offer' page >


Does the Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit work with commercial partners on clinical trials?

Yes, the CTU has formed strong collaborations with a number of commercial enterprises including large, international healthcare industry partners as well as small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and new start-up companies. We work closely with Medilink East Midlands and this partnership helps support businesses transitioning to the life sciences sector, grant funding and technology collaboration workshops.


Does the Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit have Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)?  

The CTU has a suite of SOPs and template documents which can be requested via email.


What does the Derby Clinical Trial Support Unit do with personal data?                        

Please visit our data privacy notice page >

Contact us


Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit
Medical School, Office 5033
Royal Derby Hospital
DE22 3DT