CIRS – The Centre for Innovation in Regulatory Science Limited – is a neutral, independently managed UK-based subsidiary company, forming part of Clarivate Analytics (UK) Limited. CIRS’ mission is to maintain a leadership role in identifying and applying scientific principles for the purpose of advancing regulatory and HTA policies and processes. CIRS provides an international forum for industry, regulators, HTA and other healthcare stakeholders to meet, debate and develop regulatory and reimbursement policy through the innovative application of regulatory science and to facilitate access to medical products through these activities. This is CIRS’ purpose. CIRS is operated solely for the promotion of its purpose. The organisation has its own dedicated management and advisory boards, and its funding is derived from membership dues, related activities, special projects and grants.
The work programme for CIRS for 2018 is set out in the Agenda.