Current News

EMA Guideline on TMF - open for comment
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 16:30

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) have issued a guideline on GCP compliance in relation to the trial master file (TMF), and invites comments from stakeholders. The guideline was compiled by the Good Clinical Practice Inspectors Working Group and the deadline for comments is 11 July 2017.

Revised ICH GCP Guideline Published
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 11:30

The International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) has amended its good clinical practice (GCP) guideline (published in November 2016).

Finally: Medical Device Regulations
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 16:00

Justin Malherbe, at law firm Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa writes that the long-awaited ‘Regulations relating to Medical Devices and in vitro diagnostic medical devices (IVDs)’ were published by the Minister of Health in the Government Gazette on 9 December 2016. These regulations are now in force.

UCT collaborates with other universities to encourage the use of REDCap
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 11:15

A number of South African researchers use the REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) web application to manage their research data. So much so that the University of Witwatersrand (Wits) invited the REDCap creator, Professor Paul Harris, to South Africa to share his insights.  Read the full story here.

Scientific Computing Grant 2017 Applications Open
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 14:45

Apply now for 2017: UCT Scientific Computing Grant Application Call

UCT invites faculties to apply for prioritised pieces of medium size compute-related hardware and software (R50 000 to R500 000).

CREDE GCP training dates announced
Monday, February 1, 2016 - 13:45

Herewith the dates for OPEN GCP Beginner and Refresher courses planned for February and March in Cape Town. Please register at least two weeks prior to the course dates.

MMED training calendar now available
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 13:45

The CRC's special MMED training calendar is now available! 


Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 13:15

UCT eResearch Centre in partnership with UCT Clinical Research Centre (CRC), have managed to organise 3 workshops during the year in order to get input from UCT researchers on their preferred CDMS.- five systems were identified.