For commercially-sponsored trials, the Trust team in the Joint Research Office will initiate preparation of the documentation and internal approvals required before the IRAS submissions can go ahead. This work will not start until the contracts and agreements relevant to the study have been signed.
|Type||Where to find|
|Useful links||Research office - contracts|
|NIHR benchmark||Prior to NIHR 70-day benchmark|
|Process map links||This activity occurs in the work-up stage:
> Commercial organisation as sponsor
> Non-commercial organisation as sponsor