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Consultation of Peadiatric Expert Groups - Austria

OKIDS operates closely with the Austrian Pediatric Society for Children and Adolescents.

The OKIDS network may offer expert opinions on pediatric clinical trial protocols and specified feasibilities from the point of view of medical practice, standard of care, disease prevalence, number of patients, and general feasibility in Austria.

The following therapeutic areas (Subspecialties of Pediatrics) are represented and may be addressed through the central OKIDS contact point:

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Pediatrioc Dermatology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Immunology
  • Pediatric Haemostaseology
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Neuropaediatrics
  • Pediatric Pneumology & Allergology
  • Pediatric Palliative care
  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • General pediatric

Identification of interested principal investigators at potential study sites in Austria

 

Feasibility Check - fast and valid

Utilize the knowledge of the OKIDS network locations to evaluate the feasibility of studies in Austria with the cooperation of Pediatric hostpital sites and/or medical practices. With OKIDS you may acheive optimal use of the existing Ressource.

Contract management – customized and comprehensive

OKIDS may operate at the internal interfaces of respective sites alowing a rapid review process with optimized contract management timelines.

Conduct of pediatric clinical trials

Local Coordination – central and competent

You will benefit from the fact that one person will be in charge of the various relevant aspects of study at the center and will ensure smooth integration of all required partners on site. The teams at the locations offer their extensive experience and continuity of service.

The integration of all contact points pertaining to studies (laboratory, pharmacy, radiology, etc.) and their additional services into the main contract permits even more rapid conclusion of contracts and commencement of studies.

OKIDS Personnel support on demand (Study Nurses, Monitoring) – flexible and experienced

You may trust competent experts in all specialties, all of whom are familiar with local structures. The OKIDS offices will help you to select the study staff you need.

Advice and Service for Study Teams at Pediatric Centers

Planning, submission, and execution of clinical trials

Study teams benefit from a comprehensive catalog of services from network partners – ranging from advice about the study protocol, help in submitting the protocol to the ethics committee, to the practical execution of studies on site. The OKIDS team accompanies you throughout your study in the academic as well as the industrial sector.

Training and Advanced Training

Trained and experienced personnel play a major role in the successful accomplishment of clinical trials.

Training courses covering various aspects of clinical trials are offered regularly at the OKIDS locations in Vienna, Graz, Innsbruck and Salzburg. The courses are designed for, and oriented to the needs of, principal investigators as well as study nurses, study coordinators, research and study assistants.

Information about training office may be acquired by the OKIDS Network head office. (see contact us)