News

New Call for KCE Trials on COVID-19 with fast-track selection procedure
12Jun
The Trials programme of the Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre (KCE) launched a fast-track rolling call for clinical studies on COVID-19. KCE Trials opened...
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New Call for KCE Trials Programme
05Jun
The Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre (KCE) is launching a new call for the KCE Trials Programme (deadline for submission 15th September 2020).  What and ...
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FAQ about academic studies since the imposed COVID-19 measures were adjusted
11May
After the communication of the chief physician of Ghent University Hospital about clinical studies during the COVID-19 pandemic (dd. 19MAR2020), non-priority...
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Our mission

Our mission

KEYWORDS
Multidisciplinary | competent | flexible | cooperative | internally connective | externally competitive

SCIENTIFIC
Developing a progressive, leading institute and knowledge center for translational research and innovation with an active cooperative network and a broad image.

SOCIAL
Helping to develop high-quality clinical research and innovative projects with a focus on patient-oriented, personalized medicine, socio-economic valorization and sustainable healthcare.

More on our mission

Team Members

Dr. Elke Berneel
Dr. Elke Berneel
Unit manager
BioResource Center
Paulien Walraet
Paulien Walraet
Unit manager
Contracts
Prof. Dr. Catherine Van Der Straeten
Prof. Dr. Catherine Van Der Straeten
Head of the Department
Networking
Dr. Lieve Nuytinck
Dr. Lieve Nuytinck
Dr. Philippe Van Rompaey
Dr. Philippe Van Rompaey
Unit manager
Clinical Trials Unit
Simon Vanderschaeghe
Simon Vanderschaeghe
Unit manager
Data Management Unit

Frequently Asked Questions

+ How can I register my trial on ClinicalTrials.gov?
+ What are “health professions”?
+ Do responses to comments need to be submitted via HIRUZ CTU?
+ What is the procedure for EC approval of a multicenter trial?
+ What is the difference between a single-center and multicenter trial?
+ Who can provide me with an insurance certificate?

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Contact Us

hiruz@uzgent.be

Universitair Ziekenhuis Gent
C. Heymanslaan 10 | 9000 Gent
Ingang 81 | Route 812