Commercial Sponsored Studies

The Commercial team within R&D deals with all studies which are sponsored by commercial organisations i.e. pharmaceutical company or medical device study.  We deal with all aspects of commercial studies from feasibility, through site selection, study set up, finance and close out of study.

For more information please go to the NRS webpage and look at the  Link opens in new windowFor Industry page or look at the  Link opens in new windowNRS Nodes/North page

For all feasibility requests please contact:

For multi-centre studies R&D submission will be processed via Link opens in new windowNHS Research Scotland Permissions Co-ordinating Centre (NRS PCC). 

Costs are determined using the Link opens in new windowNIHR Costing template.

Commercial Team contact details


Dr Alison Stewart

Commercial Research Manager

Tel 01224 554958  



Audrey Imray

Commercial Trials Co-ordinator

Tel 01224 553096



Txaro Amezaga

Commercial Trials Facilitator

Tel 01224 558804




Commercial Nurse Facilitator