Pendlebury Research

Pendlebury Research is a private clinical trials site located within Pendlebury Clinic, a private clinic focussed on cardiac services in Newcastle, NSW

Clinical Trial Expertise

HREC Preparation and Submission; eDiaries; IVRS/IWRS; Paper and Electronic CRF; Certified in Dangerous Goods Handling; Licenced for Dangerous and Restricted Drugs; Restricted Drug Management; Pathology Sample Processing; Vital Signs; Venepuncture; Patient Reported Outcomes.

Dr Geoffrey Oldfield, a specialist in Interventional Cardiology, is Medical Director of Pendlebury Clinic and Principal Investigator for Pendlebury Research. Other specialists and GP’s within Pendlebury Clinic act as onsite Sub-Investigators.

  • Full time Principal Investigator
  • Full time Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Trial Coordinator
  • Full time Clinical Trial Coordinator with a Masters in Nursing
  • A Feasibility and Site Start Up Specialist
  • Administrative support for EDC
  • Back-up Medical Specialists
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Registered Nurses and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses
  • Our clinical team

    Pendlebury Research’s staff are highly skilled and experienced in conducting clinical trials and in the management of high quality trial data collection, whilst ensuring outstanding patient care. All clinical trials staff are trained in GCP and ensure clinical trials are conducted according to ICH GCP Guidelines.

    What we do

    Participant recruitment

    Pendlebury Research recruits appropriate participants for trials through strategically targeted recruitment campaigns using direct mail and online media channels as well as traditional media. We also foster good community and professional relationships which enhance our referrals base. Underpinning Pendlebury Research’s recruitment process is a comprehensive pre-screening process designed to eliminate costly screen failures and enhance participant retention

    Commitment to excellence

    We are regularly the top recruiting site for studies, which is in part, due to our location in a large regional centre and a patient population keen to access novel treatment through participating in a clinical trial.

    Therapeutic Areas:

  • Alternative and Complementary Medicine
  • All Cardiology and cardiac related areas
  • Diabetic heart disease
  • Dermatology
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Genitourinary
  • Neurological
  • Respiratory
  • Skin
  • Orthopaedic
  • Pain management
  • Rheumatology
  • Vaccines
  • General clinical management
  • We also conduct the following onsite

  • ECG’s
  • Echocardiography
  • Joint Assessment
  • Quantitative Sensory Testing
  • Stress Tests
  • Pendlebury Research’s usual Human Research Ethics Committee is Bellberry Limited which meets weekly.


    • Address

      Level 2, OTP House
      10 Bradford St Close
      Kotara 2289
    • Phone

      +61 (02) 40893744