Close links between Patients, Clinicians, Academic Scientists, Industry, Regulators, Policy Makers - key influencers in an Irish context.
IPPOSI is recognised by the Department of Health as being an organisation contributing towards the overall development of Health Research Policy in Ireland.
The Platform provides a structured way of facilitating interaction between scientific and clinical professionals with industry and will therefore be of considerable benefit to medical researchers.
Close links with patient groups will give industry partners a greater awareness of patient needs and concerns and facilitate access to volunteers for clinical trials. Conversely, patient groups will gain a greater understanding of industry positions and processes