Example of activities foreseen were strategic workshops or networking activities with a vision to move Nordic collaboration within a certain area forward and a concrete outcome that will enhance Nordic clinical research cooperation. The funded proposals should target the main aims of NTA.

The three proposals that have been awarded funding are:

  • Nordic Monitoring Network, Birgitte Vilsbøll Hansen, Copenhagen University Hospital
  • Nordic PedMed (paediatric medicine), Pirkko Lepola, Helsinki University Hospital
  • Nordic Myeloma Study Group, Anette Juhl Vangsted, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen

For more information contact NTA project coordinator Maria Nilsson at, maria.nilsson@nordforsk.org

About Nordic Trial Alliance

The Nordic Trial Alliance is a NordForsk project that aims to facilitate clinical research cooperation in the Nordic region. The purpose of NTA is to make it easier to carry out clinical research in the Nordic countries with focus on cooperation on clinical multi-centre trials. NTA is funded under the Norwegian Presidency Programme of the Nordic Council of Ministers 2017-2019.

Text: Tor Martin Nilsen/NordForsk