PTTU provides the skilled staff and infrastructure to develop and deliver clinical research projects for the benefit of patients and the community.
We specialise in research studies in new healthcare technologies and have a track record of working with small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) but we also support many other types of health research.
The Portsmouth Technologies Trials Unit (PTTU) is a collaboration between Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust and the University of Portsmouth. Launched in spring 2018, the unit specialises in running research studies, including clinical trials in new healthcare technologies.
Clinical trials & studies
We work in collaboration with academics, healthcare professionals and industry to develop and deliver high quality research projects. We specialise in working with SMEs and have a growing portfolio of trials and research studies, reflecting our local research expertise and the needs of our patients.
Support we provide
We offer the infrastructure and staff to support research teams, clinical investigators and SMEs to deliver high quality research studies. We support studies from the beginning to the end; developing funding applications, study design, set up, management, quality assurance, analysis and reporting.