Clinical Trials and Research

PathWest engages in research across Western Australia and is an accredited facility with the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA).

We offer clinical trials with services tailored to meet the individual requirements of each trial. We have up-to-date International Air Transport Association (IATA) certificates for packing and shipping biological substances (category B) by air.

Our Clinical Trials Unit operates across Perth metropolitan hospital sites and is also equipped to managed trials taking place in regional areas.

Accurate, reliable and timely clinical trial services provided by PathWest include:

  • Sample collection by phlebotomists
  • Local laboratory sample processing, testing and reporting
  • Central laboratory sample processing, packing and shipping to interstate and international locations
  • Monitored short or long-term storage at -80 degrees
  • Development of trial-specific pathology request forms.

If you would like a quote for your clinical trial, please complete the Clinical Trials Information Form and email this along with a copy of the clinical trial Protocol to us. Please bear in mind that the quoting process may take up to two weeks and we charge a quote and set-up fee for pharmaceutical clinical trials.



Last Updated: 09/11/2022