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Away Day Team Photo - December 2014

The Institute of Clinical Trials Research - Away Day Team Photo - December 2014

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CTRU successful in application to become a member of the NCRI Cancer CTU Group

3rd November 2014

Leeds CTRU's application to the NCRI Cancer CTU Group has been successful, in recognition of our cancer portfolio.

University Academic Fellowship


University Academic Fellowship: Clinical Trials Research in Musculoskeletal Disease, Institute of Clinical Trials Research, University of Leeds

Grade: Grade 8

Duration: 5 years

Salary:  £38,511 to £45,954

Closing Date:  Sunday 16 November 2014


The University of Leeds Clinical Trials Research Unit (CTRU) is looking to appoint an academic fellow to develop and lead a portfolio of clinical trials research and novel methodologies within musculoskeletal disease (MSK).

eRapid Trial featured in the Times Higher Education

14th July 2014

The eRapid cancer methodology trial was listed as one of “20 new ideas from UK Universities that will change the world” in the Times Higher Education. For more information please see

University to host centre for cancer clinical trials

25th June 2014

Cancer patients across Yorkshire will soon have better access to pioneering treatments following the establishment of a new clinical trials centre at the University of Leeds.

The Yorkshire Cancer Research Centre for Early Phase Clinical Trials, funded by Yorkshire Cancer Research, will provide more opportunities for Yorkshire-based patients to participate in innovative studies.

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