Clinical Network Services (UK) United Kingdom

Clinical Network Services (CNS) is an integrated service group focused on product development headquartered in Australia with offices in New Zealand, the UK and the USA.

CNS creates value for small-medium sized biotechnology companies by progressing early stage products through phase 1 & 2 clinical trials or the marketplace sooner.

With over 20 years’ experience on more than 650 projects, CNS is one of the most experienced providers within the market and a partner of choice for biotech companies.


Organisation type
contract research
Mr Paul Cronin
Mr Russell Neal
Managing Director 

Colibri Scientific United Kingdom

Colibri Scientific provides fast and flexible clinical sample operational services to clinical investigators, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies running small to medium scale multi-centre studies. Our team is made up of industry experts with many years’ experience in the field.

As our name suggests (Colibri – hummingbird), we are a small, agile and efficient company which offers a fully customisable service to meet the needs of our clients; something that is difficult to achieve from larger organisations. We aim to deliver the specific sample requirements of your trial, regardless how small, using a flexible approach together with scientific rigour and organisational expertise. 

Mrs Sue Keeler
Managing Director 

CPRD United Kingdom

CPRD (Clinical Practice Research Datalink) is the leading provider of integrated real-world research services based on longitudinal representative UK population EHR data. We provide anonymised data to academic, industry and government institutions worldwide to support public health observational research in addition to supporting recruitment of patients to clinical studies, bespoke data collection and full pragmatic trial management.

CPRD is a UK government initiative sponsored by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency and the National Institute for Health Research, to drive real world evidence in public health research.

Our services

CPRD provides an integrated service from discovery to post-marketing evaluation which can maximise study endpoints, data quality and generalisability. We offer real-world clinical services based on electronic health records from a UK network of research-active general practices.

  • Longitudinal representative data for research – Research-ready anonymised data collated from more than 20 million patients’ electronic health records. With over 30 years’ experience, CPRD’s in-house research team of epidemiologists and statisticians offers advice and support to advance customers’ public health research
  • Bespoke data collection – CPRD can assist with the collection of study-specific data to supplement electronic health record data including electronic patient reported outcomes and physician questionnaires
  • Recruitment services – CPRD can conduct patient eligibility searches and manage the informed consent process for clinical studies in primary and secondary care settings.
  • Trial management services - CPRD offers full management of post-marketing real-world clinical effectiveness studies and pragmatic trials in primary care.


Organisation type
Dr David Mark Wright
Head of Clinical Trials 
Dr Róisín NicAmhlaoibh
Head of Business Development