5 Research and Pediatric units of the OKIDS Network Austria
Ruth Ladenstein, MD, PhD, MBA, cPM
Head of Studies and Statistics at St. Anna Children’s Cancer Research and Clinical Trial Coordinator at the St. Anna Children’s Hospital
Christoph Male, MD, PhD, M.Sc.
OKIDS Coordinator at the Department of Paediatrics, Medical University of Vienna
Florian Lagler, MD, PhD
CEO Clinical Research Center Salzburg GmbH, Department of Pediatrics, PMU
Sabine Embacher-Aichhorn, MSc
Head of the Coordination Center of Clinical Studies, Medical University of Innsbruck
Gabriele Pfaffenthaler, MSc
Head of the Coordination Center of Clinical Studies, Medical University of Graz
OKIDS was developed jointly by the Austrian Pediatric Medical Society for Children and Adolescents , the Federal Ministry of Health and Pharmig. It is the result of the Pediatric Health Dialog and a part of the general national health goals of the Federal Ministry of Health.
- Sponsored by the resources of the Federal ministry of Health.
- Supported by Pharmig – the Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry of Austria.
- Sponsored by the resources of "Common health goals from the basic pharmaceutical contract, a cooperative project of the Austrian pharmaceutical industry and social insurance".
OKIDS consists of a pool of experienced pediatric hospitals and universities for the purpose of performing clinical trials on medicines for children.
The OKIDS network cooperates closely with the respective coordination centers for clinical studies (KKS) at its five Austrian locations.
Supported by the following companies as part of an agreement with Pharmig (Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry of Austria)