Professor Wasfy M. Obeidat
Director of The Pharmaceutical Research Center
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To provide reliable, credible, scientifically sound pharmaceutical services and consultations in a cost-effective and timely manner.PRC looking forward To be one of the internationally accredited and recognized leaders in providing unique sponsored research and clinical trials.
Our mission at Pharmaceutical Research Center (PRC-JUST) is to utilize the presence of the wealthy professional and instrumental resources at JUST & the KAUH to provide time efficient clinical and pharmaceutical research services of high quality, sound scientific background, ethical conduct, and a fully professional vision.
PRC-JUST is an independent administrative unit supervised by and directly linked to the University President. PRC-JUST is a Contract Research Organization (CRO) that is accredited by and subject to regular inspections of the Jordanian Food and Drug Administration (JFDA).
The expansion of pharmaceutical industries in the region, and the need of highly reputable institutions to serve the pharmaceutical expansion was the main reason after the establishment of PRC-JUST.
PRC-JUST undergoes & supervises Clinical studies & funded projects in the pharmaceutical field with the collaboration of the largest Drug producing companies in the world like, Novexel, Roch, AstraZeneca and Sanofi-Aventis , in addition to the largest pharmaceutical research centers in the world like, Quintiles, Covance and PPD .
PRC-JUST provides services and consultations in the areas of drug discovery, development and evaluation.
For the list of services provided by PRC-JUST.
King Abdullah University Hospital (KAUH) a modern and highly equipped leading educational hospital in the region, is the approved and accredited clinical site for PRC to conduct the safety and efficacy clinical trials, and the clinical part of pharmacokinetic, bioequivalence, and toxicity studies. The up to date facilities along with the research oriented specialists make KAUH a suitable site to conduct various clinical trials.
The Analytical Facility at PRC-JUST is supplied with state- of- the- art instruments for the bioanalytical purposes. PRC-JUST also has the advantage of using the facilities at KAUH laboratories for analysis and research purposes.
All projects at PRC-JUST are regulated by the locally and internationally accepted Good Laboratory Practice and Good Clinical Practice guidelines. The Quality Assurance Unit (QAU) is in charge of ensuring full compliance with these guidelines.