Lyell McEwin Hospital Clinical Trials Unit

The Lyell McEwin Hospital (LMH) purpose built Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) offers facilities for participants including a waiting area, lounge room and kitchen. Separate coordinator offices, dedicated clinic rooms, blood collection, a laboratory, secure pharmacy storage, monitoring rooms and a meeting room.

The Clinical Trial Unit conducts trials and has a dedicated research team for the following indications:

  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  • Psychiatry
  • Cardiology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Renal
  • Respiratory

Trial staff are Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certified and highly experienced in the use of electronic data capture, electronic capture Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs), conducting ECGs, venepuncture, processing and shipping laboratory samples.

Information for patients

If you are a patient or clinician considering participating in one of our current studies, and are looking for more information, please download the ClinTrial Refer App - Available in Apple App Store and Google Play (ClinTrial Refer App is a 3rd party application and NALHN accepts no responsibility for its use).

Information for sponsors

If you are considering conducting your study at the Lyell McEwin Hospital. The following resources are available:

Our researchers


  • A/Prof Margaret Arstall
  • Dr Purendra Pati
  • Dr Sharmalar Rajendran
  • Dr Alicia Chan
  • Dr Nimit Singhal
  • Dr Rajiv Mahajan
  • Dr Devan Mahadavan


  • A/Prof Peak Mann Mah
  • Dr Parind Vora
  • Dr Linda Watson
  • Dr Jessica Stranks


  • Prof Rajvinder Singh
  • Dr Asif Chinnaratha
  • Dr Derrick Tee
  • Dr Hamish Philpott
  • Dr Damian Harding


  • A/Prof Dennis Liu
  • Prof Cherrie Galletly

Further information

For further information please contact the Clinical Trial Unit:

Telephone: (08) 8282 0219
Lyell McEwin Hospital
Level 2, Clinical Trials Unit
Haydown Road
Elizabeth Vale SA 5112