Clinical trials in CEE region

NEED SITES FOR YOUR CLINICAL TRIAL?

LOOK NO FURTHER!

THE CEE REGION IS THE RIGHT PLACE FOR YOUR NEXT STUDY.



Core benefits when working within the Central and Eastern European Region include:

  • Coverage of the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, and Poland
  • 64 million CEE Region inhabitants
  • Legislation fully harmonized with the EU
  • Well-equipped and high-quality healthcare facilities
  • Qualified staff, supportive environments, and recognized motivational factors that actively support study development

Clinical research has a long tradition in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, and Poland. These countries have great recruitment potential, transparent regulatory process, and predictable start-up timelines. The CEE countries are fully compliant with the EU directives and are ready to implement the new upcoming regulations.

Investigators are well educated, regularly trained on ICH GCP standards, highly motivated, and deliver both recruitment targets and high-quality data for your study. Many sites also have Clinical Trial Coordinators on staff to support, facilitate, and organize your daily clinical trial activities and needs.

Frequently asked questions about working in the Central and Eastern European Region:

Is the site staff fluent in English?

Yes. Investigators and Clinical Trial Coordinators are always fluent in English. General working communication in English at sites amongst
site staff in the CEE is expected and delivered.

Is working in the CEE region affordable?

Yes. Extremely low costs are not to be expected but, the CEE Region offers the best cost to benefit ratio worldwide. Currently Central and
Eastern Europe shows excellent recruitment rates and produces high-quality data. This may not be the lowest price worldwide but cheaper countries don’t produce the quality output like the CEE Region does.

Are studies for Medical Devices also applicable to receive these CEE Region benefits?

Yes. There are slight differences in regulatory and ethical approval processes but, the environment for these studies is very
favorable in CEE Region. CEE Clinical Investigations are also an emerging market.

➜ Rest assured, CEE countries are well prepared for the new MDR and ISO 14155:2020 updates!



Why choose the CEE region as the place to conduct your clinical trial?

  • High density of quality sites
  • Fully trained site staff
  • Up to date medical equipment
  • Sites frequently staffed with Clinical Trial Coordinators
  • Transparent and professional regulatory environments
  • Excellent cost benefit ratio

If you are interested in the topic, please contact us:

Ing. Kristýna Paseková
Head of Clinical Operations CEE
Phone: +420 776 805 805
E-Mail: kpasekova@gcp-service.com

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