South East Wales Trials Unit - High quality, collaborative clinical trials research
The South East Wales Trials Unit (SEWTU) is funded by the National Institute for Social Care and Health Research (NISCHR) to build on existing multidisciplinary expertise in a wide variety of topic areas.
- £5.7m Funding Announced By Deputy Health Minister 28th August 2015A £5.7m investment into clinical research and development in Wales has been announced by Deputy Health Minister Vaughan Gething.
- Full UKCRC Registration Awarded to Swansea Trials Unit (STU) 26th August 2015Swansea Trials Unit (STU), based at Swansea University, has received full accreditation as a trials unit from the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC).
Our portfolio of previous and current work covers diverse topics from pharmaceutical trials to the evaluation of complex interventions. We currently have studies in the clinical areas of primary care, paediatric diabetes and gastroenterology, with interventions which range from the complex to medicinal products.
We also conduct methodological research around outcomes measures, including the development of new patient reported outcomes and investigations into the impact of different approaches to collecting data from patients on their responses. We are currently running studies across Wales, the UK and Europe.