Edinburgh CRF


Core Services

Edinburgh CRF provides access to five specialist scientific Cores with expertise in research in human participants, their tissue or data.
Nursing and Clinical
Our Nursing and Clinical team provides a high quality clinical environment in which patients and healthy volunteers can safely participate in research.
Imaging and Image Analysis
Our Imaging and Image Analysis teams work with modern imaging equipment, techniques and analysis that have revolutionized many aspects of medicine and clinical research.
Genetics
Our Genetics team can provide support for your clinical research from sample collection to genetic analysis, working to the principles of Good Clinical Practice for Laboratories.
Mass Spectrometry
Our Mass Spectrometry team provides a service for small molecule quantitative clinical and preclinical chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis.
Epidemiology and Statistics
Our Epidemiology and Statistics team aims to improve the methodological quality of research projects through the provision of expert statistical input.

Support Services

Education Programme
Our Education Programme team provides education activities according to the needs of health professionals, reacting to change in legislation and good practice.
Information Technology
Our Information Technology team aims to develop user-friendly web applications to support the needs of clinical research. We have well-defined development procedures and security policies.
Research Support
Our Research Support team provides administrative support for all the Edinburgh CRF Cores, assisting them in providing a high quality and responsive service to the clinical research community.


Nursing and Clinical
Our Nursing and Clinical team provides a high quality clinical environment in which patients and healthy volunteers can safely participate in research.
Imaging and Image Analysis
Our Imaging and Image Analysis teams work with modern imaging equipment, techniques and analysis that have revolutionized many aspects of medicine and clinical research.
Genetics
Our Genetics team can provide support for your clinical research from sample collection to genetic analysis, working to the principles of Good Clinical Practice for Laboratories.
Mass Spectrometry
Our Mass Spectrometry team provides a service for small molecule quantitative clinical and preclinical chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis.
Epidemiology and Statistics
Our Epidemiology and Statistics team aims to improve the methodological quality of research projects through the provision of expert statistical input.
Education Programme
Our Education Programme team provides education activities according to the needs of health professionals, reacting to change in legislation and good practice.
Information Technology
Our Information Technology team aims to develop user-friendly web applications to support the needs of clinical research. We have well-defined development procedures and security policies.
Research Support
Our Research Support team provides administrative support for all the Edinburgh CRF Cores, assisting them in providing a high quality and responsive service to the clinical research community.