Leeds Teaching Hospitals - CTRU Collaboration

What is it?

The collaboration is an initiative funded by Leeds Teaching Hospitals (LTH) to provide methodological expertise for LTH clinicians wishing to develop high quality clinical trials research funding applications. The CTRU has particular expertise in phase I - IV clinical trials, trials of drug treatments, complext interventions, surgery, imaging and devices and a knowledge of a variety of funders including NIHR, charities and industry.


Gillian Booth, Operations Director, Tel: 0113 343 1496, Email g.eddison@leeds.ac.uk

Disease areas include:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular
  • Musculoskeletal Disease
  • Care of the elderly
  • Diet, obesity and nutrition
  • Skin
  • Mental Health
  • Stroke

What does CTRU provide?

CTRU provides methodological expertise and collaboration with grant applications in the following areas:

  • Statistics / trial design
  • Trial and data management
  • Information systems
  • Finance and grant management
  • Contract negotiation
  • Quality Assurance
  • Novel methodological approaches to trial design / analysis