Provincial Reference Tools: CATALIS Contributed to the Update To fulfill its government mandate of optimizing Quebec’s clinical research environment and accelerating the development of innovative treatments for patients, CATALIS participated in the update of five provincial reference tools: the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Research Ethics Boards (REBs), the Statement on Optimizing the Research Contract Negotiation Process, a provincial
CATALIS’ Management Being Supported by Two New Advisory Committees Until recently, CATALIS’ management has been guided by three main advisory committees: a patient advisory committee made up of fifteen patient and patient-partner associations, a scientific and innovation advisory committee made up of expert clinical researchers, and an operations advisory committee made up of senior representatives from health institutions, pharmaceutical
Launch of New Shared Clinical Research Tools CATALIS and its network of public and private partners have facilitated the implementation of new shared tools designed to optimize the launching and conducting of clinical trials in Quebec; more specifically, CATALIS has coordinated the revision of documents serving to optimize the contract negotiation process with private industry and a memo which serves to
Diffusion of the updated “Standard legal clauses for information and consent forms for clinical trials” CATALIS Québec is pleased to announce that the revised version of the “Standard legal clauses for information and consent forms for clinical trials” has been published by the ministry of health and social services (MSSS). The original legal clauses for consent forms, published in 2016
CATALIS Quebec announces the rolls out the 2nd phase of Nagano clinical trial evaluation management system synchronization in the Quebec’s health and social services institutions Since 2010, majority of public institutions in Quebec’s health and social services network have gradually integrated the Nagano computer system, a platform that makes the administrative management of research projects, including clinical trials’ evaluation and
CATALIS has announced the implementation of a new automated performance report that will allow public institutions in the health and social service network to more easily access their clinical research performance data.