Investigators and Collaborative Groups

KOALA provides infrastructure for the centralised management, co-ordination and monitoring of paediatric oncology clinical research in Australia and New Zealand

We work with leading specialist research sites with substantial experience in oncology trials in paediatrics, adolescents and young adults. With our network and capabilities, we offer a customised solution to develop and co-ordinate investigator initiated and collaborative group trials.

KOALA supports research through:

  • Project management, trial planning and study start-up
  • Protocol development and CRF design
  • Ethics committee and regulatory authority submissions
  • Clinical database (eCRF) design and implementation
  • Laboratory samples, trial supplies, and investigational product logistics
  • Risk-based remote and on-site monitoring
  • Safety management including:
  • Data Safety Monitoring Board oversight
  • Clinical trial pharmacovigilance and safety reporting