• Dependable People, Reliable Outcomes

Pacific Clinical Research Group (PCRG)TM is an Australian based full service Contract Research Organization providing a premium turn-key service to clients wishing to perform clinical trials in Australia and New Zealand.

Our staff, located throughout these two countries, have a combined experience in the conduct of >1,000 successful clinical trials ranging from small first-in-human studies through to large multi-center global trials, and over the past 14 years, the vast majority of our clients have achieved their exit strategy.

With our in-depth understanding of the Australian and New Zealand medical and regulatory environment, ISO 9001 Certification and our longstanding relationships with key personnel at all levels of the healthcare system, PCRG has become one of the most respected and successful CRO’s in the Southern Hemisphere.


Unlike most of our competitors, PCRGTM has the commercial savvy and the contacts to ensure that Sponsors achieve their exit strategy, whether it be acquisition, additional funding, an IPO, or FDA approval/CE Mark.

We have facilitated this for > 80% of our Sponsor clients.

  • Duration: 14 years in business
  • Quality: ISO 1009 Certified
  • Loyalty: Significant staff retention, and >90% repeat client business
  • Local Expertise: By focusing only on Australia/New Zealand, we have strong alliances with all major hospitals, Key Opinion Leaders and Government Agencies
  • International Perspective: With >95% of clients being located outside Australia/New Zealand, we have a strong understanding of overseas client culture and requirements


Services include but are not limited to

Early-phase strategic planning

Assessment of pre-clinical programs

Introduction to Key Opinion Leaders

Identification of appropriate clinical trial sites

Trial design and development

Preparation of Ethics Committee submission packages

Submissions to Regulatory Bodies

Organization of Investigators’ Meetings

Overall project management

Site management and quality assurance

Bio-statistical support

Medical report writing

Clinical events adjudication

Medical management and monitoring

Data and safety monitoring board coordination

Import of investigational drugs and devices

Compliance with local legislative requirements

Local Sponsor activities for clinical trials and regulatory approval on behalf of foreign corporations

Drug and device regulatory approval, reimbursement and realization

Sales and distribution of high end pharmaceuticals and medical devices



Dr. Ross Prpic is the Chairman and Founder of PCRG. He is based in Sydney, Australia.

Ross is an Interventional Cardiologist, but over the past 20 years has been involved in clinical and research activities at a national and international level with direct operational experience in more than 300 clinical trials encompassing most therapeutic areas.

After obtaining Specialist Cardiology qualifications in Australia, he was recruited in 1998 by Harvard University in a combined senior clinical and research appointment.

Since returning to Australia in 2003 and founding PCRG, he has spearheaded the Corporate, clinical trial and regulatory activities of the Company.

In addition, he serves as a Specialist Advisor and/or Board Member to select medical device, financial, and pharmaceutical companies.