Romford, United Kingdom

Velocity Clinical Research, Romford

Founded in 2023 as one of Velocity Clinical Research’s first greenfield sites in the U.K., the experienced team at Velocity’s dedicated research site in Romford conducts Phase 2-4 clinical trials across a broad variety of indications, including vaccines as well as medicines developed to treat migraines, diabetes, acne, depression, high cholesterol, and other conditions. By developing strong working relationships with local communities and having close ties with networks of cooperating practices, Velocity’s Romford staff provides fast, accurate patient enrollment support, even for diverse populations.

Our Romford team is committed to being a resource for study volunteers, to providing the highest quality of patient care with compassion and kindness and to advancing medicine through research. With decades of research experience shared among our investigators in Romford, Velocity will deliver the right patients, investigators, and research staff for your next research program.

Velocity Clinical Research, Romford
22-26 Eastern Rd, Romford RM1 3PJ - Blackburn House

Phone: +44 1708 200585


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Our Vision

Improve lives by making clinical research accessible to all.

Our Mission

Improve the clinical research process to accelerate the delivery of new therapies and provide exceptional care to our community.

Our experienced research team in Romford

The Velocity Romford team of physician investigators and clinical research professionals are experienced clinical researchers. All physicians are board certified in their specialty area(s) and all research staff is trained in clinical research regulations, including GCP and HIPAA. Training records and certifications are maintained. Our clinical team is dedicated to conducting quality research in a professional and caring environment and strives on collecting quality data.

  • Shilpa Muthusamy, MD

    Principal Investigator
    Shilpa Muthusamy, MD is an experienced clinical research physician, and holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Nottingham. Dr. Muthusamy has worked as an Investigator, managing Phase 2-4 clinical trials across a wide range of therapeutic areas and indications, including neurology, chronic pain, Alzheimer’s disease, rare conditions, and psychiatry. Prior to her career in clinical research, Dr. Muthusamy specialized in anesthesia and intensive care. She brings with her an extensive knowledge of pharmacology and physiology.

Romford facility features

The Velocity Clinical Research, Romford facility is designed for the ease and comfort of study participants and to allow optimal efficiencies in performing clinical trials. Features at this site include:

  • Private examination/consultation rooms
  • Comfortable patient reception areas
  • Facilities for extended-stay pharmacokinetic studies
  • Parking
  • Nursing station
  • Secure monitoring rooms or workstations with phone & high-speed internet access
  • Multiple individual & secure workstations for research staff
  • Regulatory document processing area
  • Electronic data capture (EDC) capabilities
  • Secure record storage
  • CLIA certified research laboratory or clinical laboratory with CLIA waiver
  • Ambient and refrigerated centrifuge
  • Secured & temperature controlled investigational product storage with pharmaceutical refrigerator & freezer
  • Freezers equipped for laboratory specimens at -20 & -70 degrees Celsius
  • Backup generator/power source in the event of site power loss
  • Standard medical equipment, including ECG and Holter machines, digital and analog scales
clinical research site team
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