Centre for Human Drug Research

CHDR provides innovative research services for the development of new medicines in humans and operates a high quality research unit to support this. CHDR is an offical training post for clinical pharmacologists and performs early drug development studies for the pharmaceutical industry. CHDR performs research with new medicines in humans and operates a high quality research unit to do this. CHDR has a unique position among early phase drug development research organisations. Many commercial CRO's have relationships with universities but they are never as close as ours. Our close academic links produce instantaneous access to a very large and internationally renowned knowledge base and patient populations at Leiden University Medical Centre. CHDR is also a national and international training centre for clinical pharmacologists.