About Us



Committed to Patients, Committed to Results

True North Clinical Research is committed to the health and safety of patients living in Nova Scotia. Clinical trials are an essential part of developing new, effective medicines.

True North Clinical Research is a member of the Consortium of Canadian Centres for Clinical Cognitive Research (C5R), a registered non-profit consortium of researchers committed to the pursuit of dementia research. C5R members include Neurologists, Geriatricians, and Psychiatrists involved in research and the care of patients living with Alzheimer’s Disease. Please visit c5r.ca.

Our clinics adhere to the Tri-Council Policy set out by the Canadian Panel of Research Ethics. The Tri-Council is comprised of Canada’s three federal research agencies: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Natural Sciences and Engineering¬†Research Council of Canada (NSERC), and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). Visit the website for more information: Tri-Council.

We also follow the regulations specified by The International Council for Harmonisation – Good Clinical Practice (ICH-GCP). More information can be found here ich.org.

All the clinical trials we conduct are registered at ClinicalTrials.gov. This site provides information to researchers, health care professionals, family members, subjects and caregivers on research trials being conducted worldwide. Our research is closely monitored by Health Canada, ensuring patients receive only the highest standard of care administered in the most ethical manner.