The people to deliver – every day is valuable.
We are people on a mission. Our aim is to reduce suffering and help people around the world gain a better quality of life. We are dedicated to being one of the top research sites in Asia-Pacific.
“They have impressively fast start up times due to efficient yet robust ethics and regulatory systems.”
Optimal Clinical Trials is a private, independently owned, clinical research site in central Auckland – New Zealand’s largest city with a population of over 1.4 million people. Optimal has grown rapidly and is a Deloitte Fast 50 company and winner of multiple awards.
We specialise in conducting commercial phase 1b to 3 trials across a wide range of therapeutic areas, our team of expert investigators, doctors and research professionals make this possible.
We regularly work with the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, Contract Research Organisations and many US biotechs. We are recognised for our speed, quality and responsiveness to clients’ needs.
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We specialise in a wide range of therapeutic areas
CRPS, Acute Pain, Chronic Pain
CAD, Hypertension, Hyperlipidaemia
Autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease
Acne, Atopic Dermatitis, Psoriasis
Diabetes (type 1 and 2), obesity, HRT, osteoporosis, paediatric metabolic
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Women’s health, Menopause
Respiratory & Allergy
Asthma, COPD, Chronic Cough
Rheumatoid arthritis, giant cell arteritis
Plant & Natural
Vaccine, Autism Spectrum Disorder
Who We've Worked With In The Past
Latest Key Stats
First Patient In
- Global First patient in Neurology phase 1b study (Mar 19)
- Global First patient in Immunology phase 3 study (April 19)
- Global First patient in Paediatric phase 1b study (April 19)
- New Zealand First patient in Dermatology phase 2a study (April 19)
Highest recruiting site
- Global Immunology phase 3 study (May 19)
- Australasia Vaccine phase 3 study (April 19)
- Australasia Metabolic phase 2a study (Jul 18)