The JRCO will check that approvals have been given by:

  • pharmacy
  • imaging
  • pathology
  • Tissue Bank
  • information governance (Caldicott)
  • ICTU
  • research facilities
  • other locally involved services.


TypeWhere to find
Key contacts PharmacyImagingPathologyICTUResearch facilities; Tissue BankInformation governanceNew Interventions Committee
Useful links JRCO - research services approval
NIHR benchmark Within NIHR 70-day benchmark (Day 0-30)
Process map links This activity occurs in the governance stage:
Imperial College London as sponsor
Imperial College Hospital NHS Trust as sponsor
Commercial organisation as sponsor
Non-commercial organisation as sponsor