UK based Helix Research Center Ltd and Ghana based NGO ,Africa Health Research Organisation have signed an MOU to provide Clinical Research and Training Services in Africa and Europe
Online PR News – 16-July-2011 – – Inspired by the increasing demand for Trained Professionals in the Africa region and other parts of the World and inorder to contribute their share for ensuring strict GCP Compliance during clinical trials, Helix Research Center (HRC) and Africa Health Research Organization (AHRO) have signed a strategic working relationship on clinical trials program. The AHRO is a not for profit institution with offices spread across West Africa and United Kingdom
HRC will provide faculty members for AHRO’s training programs in Africa, develop the pre-requisite training materials to be adopted by AHRO for its training and provide capacity building skills training for volunteers/staff of AHRO who will be under the AHRO Clinical Trials Program. The core activities of AHRO includes evidence-based research, clinical trials, publication, events and community based intervention such as vaccination, supply of drugs to needy communities and intervention during public health emergence. The Chairman of HRC Dr Venkateswar Rao G,stated:”we are honored to be associated with AHRO which under leadership of dynamic,dedicated Clinician,Clinical Researcher ;Dr Abubakar Yaro has been working hard to lessen the burden of Diseases and alleviate Human Suffering in Africa and World in general.
For his part, Dr. Yaro, the CEO of AHRO praised the HRC for joining hands with AHRO on such an important venture stating:” We are really delighted and hopeful of this partnership. We are going to work extremely hard to be in the forefront of global clinical research activities”.
Prospective Trainees,both life sciences freshers and working Professionals and Scientific/Therapeutic Clinical Research Sponsors may contact AHRO or HRC for further details.