C-TRIC facilitate access to relevant clinical expertise and expert opinion within the Western Health and Social Care Trust. [The Western Trust has a strong interest in research and innovation towards improved patient care. The Trust comprises of  Altnagelvin Hospital the largest acute hospital outside the Greater Belfast area, which provides core services to a population of 290 000 and specialist services to a wider population of up to 400,000 people ensuring depth and breadth of clinical knowledge and experience ]
C-TRIC provides access to expertise in healthcare economics and clinical study design and also facilitates access to wider clinical research networks across the UK and Ireland.