The Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics (CCRB) was established under the Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care in order to promote clinical research and Biostatistics. The Centre aims to provide a innovative Biostatistics methods and clinical research especially on the design and analysis aspects of local, regional and international clinical trials carried out in Asia.

The following are the major areas of research and developments of the Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics:

  • Medical devices development that targeted to the effective used of existing or new medical devices that require extensive research in the biostatistics methods with innovation in the application. The medical devices in the CCRB mainly focused on screening tools with global Public Health impact.
  • Bioinformatics in areas such as cancer, infectious diseases and psychiatric diseases. Our foucs is on bioinformatics methods and research that have wide impact in the public including cancer diagnostics, vaccine development, and risk factors for screening.
  • Clinical research design and data analysis with specialty in the area of design and analysis of multicentre clinical trials. We have tremendous experience in the operation of cooperative group and statistical centre for large trials.