Welcome to CCST


CCST provides excellent world class research facilities and the expertise to perform early Phase I and II studies for the pharmaceutical industry. Since the late 1990’s CCST has become a major provider of clinical trials to the pharmaceutical industry. Since the late 1990’s CCST has become a major supplier of clinical trials to the industry.  Quality is an integral part of clinical trials and CCST is routinely audited 3 to 4 times per year by Sponsors and we were FDA inspected in May 2017.

For further information, please contact Jo Sanders our Operation Manager jo@ccst.co.nz


CCST undertakes medical research in many therapeutic areas .  We conduct clinical studies which involve healthy people as well as specific disease groups.  To take part in a clinical study at CCST you need to register. Register Here.


Christchurch doctors have, over many years, been involved in a wide range of clinical trials for the pharmaceutical industry. A need was identified for a well designed and dedicated facility to perform Phase I and II pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies in healthy volunteer and patient populations.

Current Studies


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for all you need to know about participating in a study at CCST.

Please turn up on time and don’t forget your Photo ID  

Also please remember that clinical trials are very specific about the participants they require so whilst you may not fit the criteria for one study, there may be another study that we can offer you in the future.


Males and Females

Age: 18 to 55 years

No significant health issues (to be confirmed by the Study doctor) 

Investigational Study Drug

Requirements:  2, 3 night in-house stay and some clinic visits.

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Are you taking Creon ?

People who have chronic pancreatitis or have had their pancreas removed are required for this study

Age 18 +

Gender Males and Females

Overall Status Recruiting

Study Type Safety and Tolerability of a new medication

Requirements Doses of the study drug over an 8 week period, overnight stays and clinic visits over a 3 month period

Compensation Contact CCST



Age 18 to 70 Years
Gender Females who are postmenopausal or surgically sterile
Males who have had a vasectomy

Healthy with no significant health issues

Overall Status Recruiting

Study Type Safety and Tolerability of new Medication

Requirements A total of 4 doses of study drug given once or twice weekly, with a 2 two-night in house stay and a number of clinic visits

Compensation $4600 less tax 

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Contact Us

Do not hesitate to contact Us!


0800 TO CCST or +64 3 372 9477


+64 3 3729478



CCST needs people to participate in our clinical research

CCST provides world class research facilities and expertise