PERFORM Centre, Concordia University
The PERFORM Centre is a 8,000 m2 large-cohort population health and primary prevention research centre. PERFORM is equipped for conducting lifestyle and prevention interventions (coaching, behaviour change, nutrition, and physical activity), as well as validating the impact of those interventions through its 8 dedicated human participant platforms. These include physical conditioning, athletic therapy clinic, cardio-pulmonary, medical imaging (3-T MRI, PET-CT, SPECT-CT, DXA, ultrasound), metabolite/molecular analysis (including LCMS/MS mass spec), metabolic kitchen, sleep lab, and functional assessment (NeuroCom, EEG, perturbation, force plates, motion capture, Humac).
University of Alberta Hospital
Tertiary care emergency department managing ~70,000 adult and 35,000 pediatric cases per year. Referral centre for trauma, burns, psychiatry, critical care, surgery, neurosurgery, pediatrics and a variety of sub-specialty medical services.
4204891 Mb Ltd
Family medical clinic. 5 family physicians. 1 principal investigator. 1 sub-investigator. 2 study coordinators. 1 administrative assistant. Roughly 5 phase 3 trials yearly. P.I. has + 20 years research experience.
Calgary Critical Care Group
Foothills Medical Centre has a CV ICU (12 beds) and a med/surg/trauma/neuro ICU 30 beds. We conduct single and multi centre clinical trials and have a well established Critical Care Research Executive Committee.
Manna Research Inc
We own and operate four research sites across Canada. One in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Quebec City. All sites operate under the same SOPs. There is one central point of contact for feasibilities and contracts.
Sarnia Institute of Clinical Research
Independent site with database of 3000 patients. 2 full time study co-ordinators. ECG,PFT, phlebotomy with centrifuge,mammography,x-ray ,bone density, holter monitor,ultrasound all on site. -20 degrees freezer and fridge storage all on site,independently locked and stored in locked rooms. Continuous ambient,freezer,fridge temperature monitoring with daily log.
Use EMR and paper study source notes. All compliant. Wireless and hard-wired internet connection and long experience with eCRF.Dedicated study fax line / machine.dedicated study phone line.
Calgary Neuromuscular Group
The Neuromuscular Clinic focuses on the assessment, medical management, and rehabilitation needs of people with neuromuscular disorders (e.g., ALS, Myasthenia Gravis, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating polyneuropathy, Myopathies, Guillan Barre, muscular dystrophies, diabetic peripheral neuropathy, spinal muscular atrophies, etc.).
The Neuromuscular Program in the Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, is comprised of neurologists, nurses, research associates, allied health care professionals, and administrative staff - collaborates with a variety of services within AHS to provide holistic patient-centred health & provides innovative diagnostic evaluation and multidisciplinary therapeutic services for people with these disorders of peripheral nerves, muscles, & neuromuscular junction. The integration of various health care resources both within Calgary and the surrounding area impacts a large patient population & enhances care.
Dr. Stephen Welch
London Regional Cancer Program Cancer Clinical Research Unit
The Cancer Clinical Research Unit (CCRU) coordinates and supports protocol management and clinical/translational research projects identified by the academic staff of LRCP as carrying high impact for advancing cancer knowledge and improving care for our patients. In doing so, the CCRU employs best practices to prioritize and conduct research projects in a transparent, safe, efficient and sustainable fashion.