The NIHR King's Wellcome Clinical Research Facility (CRF) complies with Good Clinical Practice (GCP), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and all relevant specific regulatory requirements and legislation.
The CRF is a facility for researchers from:
- King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (KCH)
- South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM)
- Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) and other faculties of King’s College London (KCL)
The CRF works closely with the following departments:
The CRF has different approval and governance requirements depending on whether a study involves patients or healthy volunteers/non-NHS subjects.
The SLaM/IoPPN R&D department or KCH R&I department can provide further information on approval requirements (eg: HRA Approval) and sponsorship.
The flowchart below summarises the requirements for all studies which are to be conducted in the CRF:
Please contact Elka Giemza, CRF Manager, if you have any questions about our governance requirements.