We are very lucky to have expert Raffaella Ravinetto (Clinical Sciences Department, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp) ready to answer your questions about the issue of sponsorship in non-commercial trials.
This is very exciting, as Raffaella and colleagues have just released a paper on this issue: https://globalhealthtrials.tghn.org/articles/sponsorship-non-commercial-clinical-trials/. Raffaella is ready and waiting to answer your questions in relation to the very common confusions that arise over the role of the sponsor, and the line between sponsor and funder. If you're currently in the role of PI, sponsor, or funder of a non-commercial trial, this is your chance for advice and assistance. Post your questions below, and Raffaella will respond as quickly as possible.