Tayside Medical Science Centre (TASC) brings together, within a single organisational framework, the existing functions of the Clinical Research Centre, the Tayside Clinical Trials Unit, the Tissue Bank, and the joint functions of the NHS Research & Development office and the University's Research & Innovation Services (in relation to clinical research). This strategic alignment will bring greater efficiency to research management and governance across the University and NHS.TASC provides clinical research support services for local researchers and industry partners.
TASC’s productIs defined by the robust delivery of ethical clinical research ensuring the safety of all participants. Our product is created by researchers or industry partners and delivered with the participation of the local Tayside population. TASC Services:Providing advice on research development and governance, project registration, University of Dundee & NHS Support cost calculation (at the funding application stage), sponsorship, contracts and site agreements, generic and local review for NHS R&D approval, QA, pharmacovigilance and GCP monitoring.