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:

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.