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Bulletin Issue 20

About Us

Established by Malaysian Ministry of Health in 2012, Clinical Research Malaysia exists to advance global health solutions for a brighter, more hopeful future for the people by providing speedy and reliable end-to-end clinical research support for quality studies.


Clinical Research Malaysia is ISO 9001:2015 certified. ISO 9001 is the most widely used and recognised standard for Quality Management System internationally. To become ISO 9001:2015 certified, Clinical Research Malaysia has met the requirements set out in and have been audited by SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd in accordance with the 9001 standards.

Clinical Research in Malaysia:
2019 Achievements

Ranked #8

In patient recruitment among IQVIA Global Prime Sites, 2019


Average recruitment rate in studies managed by CRM


Increase in full feasibility studies that came through CRM between 2013 and 2019

Top 7 Globally

Malaysia ranked as best start-up timeline in SEA &


Of Sponsors / CROs & investigators rated “Good” & and above on CRM’s Study Coordinators Services


CRM is ISO 9001:2015 Certified

6 times

Growth of Sponsors utilizing CRM’s feasibility service (2014 – 2019)

59 days

CTA review timeline reduced from 59 days to 13 days between 2012 and 2017

Our Latest News

CRM Observes the Movement Control Order (MCO), Conditional MCO & Recovery MCO

CRM observes the Movement Control Order (MCO), Conditional MCO & Recovery MCO in effect from 13th January 2020 - 26th...
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Congratulations Hospital Pulau Pinang for outstanding recruitment achievement!

Congratulations Dr Fong Chin Heng and team for an outstanding recruitment achievement and being among the top global enrolling sites...
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CRM Observed Conditional Movement Control (CMCO)

CRM observes the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) implemented in Selangor, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya (effective 14th October) and...
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Congratulations Sarawak General Hospital Heart Centre for being Global top enrolling site!

Congratulations Dr Martin and team! Malaysia has climbed the rank to being the 2nd topmost country in the enrollment leaderboard...
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Congratulations HPP, HSB and HUSM for being Global top recruiter!

Congratulations to the study teams at Hospital Pulau Pinang, Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah and Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia! Malaysia is now...
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CRM’s TIPS Training success!

CRM’s Clinical Operations team have completed its TIPS Training (Training to Improve Performance of Study coordinators) for year 2020. Conducted...
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Congratulations National Cancer Centre (IKN) for exceeding recruitment target!

Congratulations Dr Tan Chih Kiang and team from National Cancer Institute (IKN), Putrajaya for going the extra mile in exceeding...
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CRM’s Patient Recruitment and Retention workshop complete!

CRM’s Clinical Operations team have successfully conducted its Patient Recruitment and Retention workshop 15th October 2020! Conducted online, investigators and...
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What does it Take to have a Good Experience of Recruitment in Clinical Research: Malaysia

Check out CRM's latest publication by the Clinical Operations team on trial recruitment achievement and CRM's recruitment initiatives! Click on...
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CRM Starts Anti Bribery Management System Journey!

CRM has started its journey towards compliance to ISO 37001:2016 Anti-Bribery Management System. An awareness briefing session was held for...
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CRM Observed Conditional Movement Control (CMCO) Extension

CRM observed CMCO extension in Selangor, Putrajaya and Sabah until 9th November (CMCO has been extended until further notice.
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CRM’s Very First Preparation of Regulatory Inspection Workshop success!

CRM’s Clinical Operations Team have successfully conducted its very first Preparation of Regulatory Inspection Workshop on 23rd October 2020.
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CRM Inked Collaboration with NCC Japan for Cancer Research

CRM signed an MoU with National Cancer Center Hospital Japan earlier today, witnessed by Health DDG (Research & Technical Support),...
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Congratulations Sarawak General Hospital Heart Centre and National Heart Centre for being Global top recruiter!

Congratulations, Dr Martin and study team in SGH Heart Centre for their successful recruitment activity, being highest enrolling site globally,...
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CRM 1st MREC Good Submission Practice Training

MREC together with CRM conducted the very first MREC Good Submission Practice Training via Zoom on 3rd November 2020. Presented...
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CRM Observed Conditional Movement Control (CMCO) Extension

CRM observes CMCO in effect in all states within Peninsular Malaysia (except Perlis, Pahang and Kelantan) & in Sabah, until...
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Congratulations to study team at Sarawak General Hospital Heart Centre for being Malaysia first recruiter!

Congratulations to Dr Koh Keng Tat and study team at Sarawak Heart Centre for successfully enrolling first patient in Malaysia...
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It’s a wrap! CRM Protocol Compliance Workshop 2020 Complete!

CRM have just completed its 2nd Protocol Compliance Workshop on 17th November 2020. The workshop, conducted by Dr Lee Keng...
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CRM’s First GCP Refresher workshop in 2020 successful

CRM successfully completed its 1st GCP Refresher Workshop 2020 on 23rd November 2020. The workshop was aimed to improve skill...
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CRM is ISO 9001:2015 certified since 2019!

Clinical Research Malaysia have successfully completed our 2nd year of SIRIM Surveillance Audit with recommendation for continual of certification.
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