The EFGCP is a not-for-profit organisation established by, and for, those
with a professional involvement in clinical research. It is dedicated to
promoting the interests of patients in clinical research through the development
of European ethical and scientific standards. The EFGCP provides a common
meeting ground for the many disciplines and organisations affected by GCP.
The mission of the EFGCP is:
To promote open discussion on critical issues in biomedical
research and health,
To promote education and awareness leading to the application of ethical and scientific requirements in clinical research.
To facilitate the transfer of knowledge and skills across disciplines and sectors including training and advice.
To promote a renewed emphasis on human values in research involving human participants.
By promoting discussion and partnership, the EFGCP aims to bring the highest
values in ethics and science toward the development of clinical research in the
benefit of the patient.