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Wellcome – HRB Clinical Research facility at St James’s Hospital


The Wellcome HRB CRF (CRF) is embedded in St James’s Hospital and is central to the clinical research activity taking place on campus. The CRF supports and conducts a wide range of studies from observational to complex clinical trials and medical device studies across all phases. The CRF includes a high spec research Pharmacy

The CRF has approximately 20 staff including a Clinical Director, Associate Directors, Program Manager, Assistant Director of Nursing, Research Pharmacist, Quality and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Research Nurses, Research Assistants, Data Manager and Administration staff. This highly specialized team work under a rigorous quality system that meets international standards (ICH-GCP) and has successfully completed Health Product Regulatory Authority Inspections.

The CRF can provide a bespoke service depending on your needs, we are a solution driven unit supporting investigators, sponsors and patients every step of the way through their research journey.

Martina Hennessy

Director of the CRF
Clinical Pharmacology / Clinical Research 3531 8963900


Clinical Research Facility 2nd floor H & H Building
Dublin D08

3531 8963900

Areas of Expertise

  • Cell therapy (Allogeneic)
  • Cell Therapy (Autologous)
  • Clinical
  • Discovery
  • Gene Therapy (non-viral)
  • Gene therapy (viral)
  • Regulatory
  • Vaccines