World Class Laboratory Infrastructure

  • Our laboratories are fully accredited for clinical trials for diseases such as HIV and TB
  • Our laboratories enable protocol development and training
  • Our laboratories enable Research and Development innovations and evaluations
  • Our laboratory network is connected via middleware, laboratory information systems and dashboards
  • Our laboratories are biorepositories with IATA-approved shipping services
  • Laboratories have Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping service modelling
  • Laboratories offer specialty services such as haematology, immunology, virology, pharmacokinetics, microbiology, chemical pathology and genotyping
  • Laboratory partners include expert committees, specialty laboratories and leading diagnostic suppliers

Clinical Platform

  • Clinics can perform needs assessments, protocol and algorithm development
  • Clinic networks are Good Clinical Practice (GCP) managed, within Ministry of Health systems
  • We can perform approved clinical trials
  • Clinics enable patient workflow assessments, linked to patient care programs
  • Clinics can operate mobile units
  • Clinics have Research and Development capabilities and connectivity
  • Clinics include public and private partnerships

Research and Development Platform

  • Diagnostic method comparisons
  • WHO pre-qualification experts
  • Innovation concept development
  • All stage evaluation (laboratory-clinical interfacing)
  • Algorithm and practice development

Quality Framework

  • Quality standards apply to Research and Development, material development, program design and connectivity development
  • Quality standards are achieved through Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) training and certification (including laboratory and clinical infection control training)
  • ISO, Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Management Systems (QMS) compliance is standard
  • International External Quality Assurance (EQA) participants include providers and monitors
  • Training initiatives include accredited web-based options
  • Connectivity quality is enhanced through dashboards, web, SMS and technology applications

Statistical Analysis, Health Economics and Epidemiology

  • iLEAD uses laboratory method comparisons and biostatistics
  • iLEAD conducts epidemiology and public health assessments
  • Health economics includes costing, modelling and business development
  • Big data analysis and dashboard visualisation are utilised
  • Partners include leading universities, private industry and public health bodies

Business Intelligence Platforms

  • Big data analysis and dashboard visualization for program management utilizing a team of experts (Biomedical Engineers, Data Analysts and Medical Scientists)
  • Unique laboratory data repository (central data warehouse) from which operational and programmatic insights are visualized through dashboards

Global Network and Information Dissemination Platform

  • Stakeholder interaction and networking is facilitated
  • Trials consortia and project networks are linked
  • Services are integrated
  • Guidelines and policy development are shared
  • Graduate teaching (medical, biomedical, engineering, science and technology) and training (laboratory and clinics) are supported
  • iLEAD’s global network include international health organisations, universities, business and public and private clinics and laboratories

Financial and Legal Platform

  • Contract negotiations and management
  • Grant administration experts
  • Monitoring & Evaluation experts

Research Ethics Framework

  • Each country abides to the rules and regulations of their local IREB
  • Assistance with relevant stakeholder approvals (such as the National Departments of Health)

Regulation and Market Analysis Platform

  • Technology transfer, Intellectual Property (IP) and Social Entrepreneurship support for innovations