On April 25 – 26th 2019, the “Course for Coordinators and Heads of Clinical Trials Departments in Medical Facilities” took place in Bratislava, attended by almost 80 participants, mainly from hospitals under the authority of the Ministry of Health, as well as other health care providers, representatives of research institutions and universities.

The two day event was moderated by the Medical Director of Infrastructure SLOVACRIN, covered by the Faculty of Medicine of P. J. Safarik University in Kosice Beata Cecetkova, MD., PhD. and the representatives of SLOVACRIN also gave presentations about pharmacovigilance and clinical studies. The National Center for Academic Clinical Trials SLOVACRIN, whose activities are coordinated by the Faculty of Medicine and whose General Director is the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine professor Daniel Pella provides a full service for clinical trials organized by medical researchers and is a Slovak national node for engaging in international multi-center clinical trials and projects implemented by the European ECRIN network based in Paris.