On September 11th 2018 at Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic held meeting with ECRIN (European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network). At this meeting Slovakia became part of ECRIN. ECRIN supports and maintain clinical studies, preclinical research and also supports the development of innovative diagnostics and therapy. On behalf of this meeting new organization SLOVACRIN became part of this infrastructure. Slovakia became observer of the network with future potential to participate on the clinical studies and bring innovative treatment closer to patients.