Clinical Trials

Our Clinical Trials/Research Department at PathWest Laboratory Medicine is proud to support research across Western Australia. We have a track record in providing this service and our laboratories are NATA accredited and comply with applicable ISO standards. All shippers have up-to-date IATA certificates for shipping infectious substances by air.
We are committed to providing support to clinical research and provide a precise, efficient and reliable service. The service is tailored to meet the individual requirements for each trial.
We are a fee- for -service Trials unit and are renumerated with a service fee for our support. We cover North and South Metropolitan Health sites including, SCGH, RPH, FSH, PMH, KEMH and FH. 
The Services Provided
The services we provide include:
  • Sample collection by phlebotomy
  • Local lab sample processing, testing and reporting
  • Central lab sample processing, packing, and shipping interstate and overseas
  • High volume batch testing using automation
  • Monitored short or long-term storage at -80c
  • Study-specific tailored request forms
Documentation Required for Quotation
To obtain a quote for our services, we need to receive the documents below. Please complete these documents and then email then to the corresponding research contact for the site. Once we have all the necessary documents, we will endeavour to provide a quote as soon as possible. 
Pathology Request for Assistance form
Study protocol
Please note that we charge for quotes and set up fees for pharmaceutical trials. Please note that the quoting process will take up to 2 weeks.  
Our dedicated team would be happy to answer any queries you might have regarding the services provided For hospitals not listed below, please email GENERIC EMAIL and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.
Site Contacts
Royal Perth Hospital
Linda Gregory           Phone: (08) 6152 2726
Fiona Stanley Hospital
Adrienne Cheen       Adrienne.cheen@heal;    Phone: (08) 6152 3190
Fremantle Hospital
Cheah Faang               Phone:(08) 6152 1269
Mary Vukovich         Phone: (08) 6383 4051
Page last updated: 23 Dec 2015