The Clinical Trials Agency promotes and enhances clinical trials, providing the means
to develop quality research, in health centers of Cantabria and functioning as
an umbrella structure comprising the different actors involved in the process.
This unit is responsible for providing methodological and
scientific support to researchers, to provide comprehensive advice in the
planning and execution of clinical research projects.
Also it performs tasks of administrative and economic
management which includes the processing of documentation relating to the
tests, specifically contracts clinical trials conducted throughout the public
health environment of Cantabria.
IDIVAL also supports through its agency, administrative,
computer equipment and spaces the Ethics Committee for Clinical Research of
IDIVAL is part of the Clinical Trials Platform (Scren) of the
Institute of Health Carlos III. Platform for Clinical Research Units and Clinical
Trials, promoted and financed by the ISCIII, aims to support such trials. The
Platform consists of 29 units in both public and private health centers.