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Clinical Trials

Contact Details

Address: Oldfield Surgery Clinical Trials, 45 Upper Oldfield Park, BATH  BA2 3HT

Direct Line:01225 423250

Fax: 01225 481857


Click here to Get involved in Research

Dr Patrick Eavis

Principal Investigator & GP Champion 

Hayley Derbyshire                                                          Becky Cumpson

Research Nurse                                                                Research Co-Ordinator 


With over 25 yrs experience, having worked in all major treatment areas, Dr Patrick Eavis is the GP Champion for the Clinical Research Network in our area and also a past member of the local LREC.

We have a dedicated trials unit based within the surgery and a team of dedicated research staff giving us plenty of space for visiting study monitors.

We take pride in being one of the most successful GP based clinical research units in the country.

Fully up to date with all trial management systems our team have worked with every major pharmaceutical company, producing quality data and always achieving our targets. We have between 5-10 ongoing studies recruiting at any one time

If you are a patient who would like to be considered for future trials please contact Mrs Becky Cumpson with your details:  Tel 01225 423250 


  • Computerised database of 11,000 patients
  • Broad range of patient demographics
  • Dedicated research nurse, fully ICH and GCP trained
  • Dedicated Study Co-Ordinator, fully trained
  • Experienced Investigators, fully ICH and GCP trained
  • Experience in electronic data capture
  • Over 25 years experience
  • High recruitment levels, top UK and European recruiter in several studies
  • Excellent audit results
  • Independent, fully equipped unit and spacious monitoring facilities
  • On site pharmacy and pharmacist 


  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • High Blood Pressure
  • COPD
  • IBS
  • Opioid Induced Constipation
  • ENT
  • Cardio Vascular Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Eczema
  • Acute Cough
  • Dyspepsia
  • Cancer Pain
  • Pneumonia
  • Vaccinations
  • Osteoporosis
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sore Throat
  • Babies
  • Dermatology
  • Diet & Lifestyle

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