The Clinical Research Centre Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan Kuantan (CRC HTAA) Pahang has been operational since November 2003 as part of the Network of Clinical Research Centres of the Ministry of Health (MOH). The objectives for the setting up of CRC HTAA include: to cultivate a research culture among clinicians, compilation of information regarding all clinical research activities carried out in HTAA, and provide assistance to researchers. In the long term, CRC HTAA aims to ensure excellence and quality of clinical trails and establishing a centre of excellence in specific clinical areas. Among services to researchers include providing guidelines on application to conduct drug related clinical trials, procedures for getting grants, coordination with other departments and role as Contract Research Organization (CRO).
To be a leading regional clinical research organization in the east coast of Malaysia
To improve patient’s outcomes through quality and ethical clinical research.
Clinical Research Centre Kelantan will provide services for clinicians,health managers,paramedics and those who are interested in research where the centre will support them to plan and conduct their clinical research.
Services that are available:
Provide guidelines for application to conduct drug related clinical trial in Malaysia.
Procedures for getting grant.
Coordinate with other department.
Role as contract research organization.
Types of Clinical Research Undertaken by CRC:
* Clinical trials
* Health outcomes research
* Clinical economics research
* Clinical epidemiological research
Supporting services provided to hospital staff:
* Research consultation
–| Data entry, analysis
–| Protocol writing, writing abstract
–| Poster presentation
* NMRR registration
* NMRR talk/briefing
* Supervisory for midwifery students
|26-28 Feb|||||Introduction to Clinical Research (ICR)|
|29 Feb|||||Internal Audit from Dr Norizan|
|March|||||Roadshow NMRR & Research Consultation|
|12-13 March|||||Scientific Writing Workshop|
|April|||||GCP Refresher Course (Hoshas)|
|3-4 April|||||Clinical Research Methodology by Prof Jamal (IIUM)|
|9-10 May|||||Introduction to Clinical Research (Other allied health sciences)|
|May|||||State Meeting 1/2018|
|June|||||Roadshow NMRR – universities|
|June|||||Meeting AJK 2/2018|
|25-27 July|||||GCP Workshop|
|14-15 Aug|||||Biostatistics Workshop by Prof Jamal (IIUM)|
|Sept|||||Pahang Scientific Meeting|
|26-28 Sept|||||NCCR 2018|
|5-6 Oct|||||Validation Questionnaire|
|Nov|||||State Meeting 2/2018|
|Dr Selva Kumar Sivapunniam
Clinical Research Centre
Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan
Ground Level, Administrative Building
Jalan Tanah Putih
25100 Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur
|Dr. Fariz Safhan B. Mohd Norn