Actively participate in the development of new therapies and innovative technologies that can serve the community, adding scientific knowledge, making human life better.
To keep and expand leadership in our field, working with ethics and quality to become an international reference.
Phamaceutical Companies and CROs
Since its founding in São Paulo in 2001, CEPIC - Centro Paulista de Investigação Clinica - has become one of
the leading Brazilian centers in Clinical Research. In these 20 years of continuous working, our team participated
in more than 150 national and international studies, running protocols in clinical phases 1, 2, 3 and 4 for many
pharmaceutical companies. We have ongoing studies in Rheumatology, Vaccines, Neurology, Dermatology, Oncology,
Gynecology, Endocrinology, Cardiology and Lung diseases.
Our team has twelve world randomization records for including patients in clinical trials.
CEPIC has been inspected three times by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and once by EMA
Medicines Agency) with excellent results in all the inspections.
Advisory and Consulting for Clinical Research sites, Pharmaceutical Companies and CROs.
We provide services of consulting in clinical research such as:
Focused on growing demand for professionals in the field of clinical research and trying to help young healthcare
professionals interested in opportunities to work, our team organizes two comprehensive Basic Courses each year lasting
for 4 months and including protocol interpretation, ethics, site organization, monitoring, audits, CROs, patients care
and networking. People attending Basic Courses are young professionals who have just graduated from university, physicians,
pharmacists, biomedical professionals, administrators and nurses.
Clinical Research is a dynamic field with continuous changes and advancement. To keep people already working in
this field up to date, our team organizes once a year the Advanced Management Course in Clinical Research lasting
for 10 weeks. New ways of doing research, FDA inspections, new rules from the FDA, EMA and ANVISA (Brazilian Agency),
Project Management, new site monitoring methodology, studies with biosimilars, and the future of clinical research
are some matters discussed in these courses.
CEPIC has a great team of doctors, nurses, pharmacists, study coordinators, receptionists, radiology technicians
and administrators. They are responsible for site success, taking care of trial participants and protocol needs.
Our facility has 9 doctor's offices, 6 outpatient infusion beds, 1 sample collection room, 1 biological sample
preparation room, 1 investigational product storage and handling room, 1 nurses room, 7 administrative rooms, 1
auditorium for 60 people and a monitoring room.
Equipment includes 1 ECG, 3 centrifuges, 1 sterilizer, 3 refrigerators, 1 freezer -20ºC, 1 laminar flow hood, 5 infusion
pumps, 2 bone densitometers (DXA) and 1 X-ray machine.
The research subjects attended at CEPIC have available services in near hospitals hired by the center, as required.