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Personal profile


  • Operations Manager, Norwich Clinical Trials Unit (April 2015 to Current)
  • Clinical Trials Project Manager/QA Lead, Norwich Clinical Trials Unit (March 2015 to April 2015)
  • Senior Researcher, Research in Real Life Ltd and Optimum Patient Care Ltd (November 2007 to February 2015)
  • Research Associate and UK CF Database Fellow, Institute of Health, University of East Anglia, 2004 to October 2007.
  • UK CF Database Fellow, Maternal & Child Health Sciences, University of Dundee, 2001 to 2004
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Clinical Trials Coordinator, Asthma & Allergy Research Group, University of Dundee. 2000 to 2001
  • Research Assistant and Clinical Trials Coordinator, Asthma & Allergy Research Group, University of Dundee. 1997 to 2000
  • Research Assistant on project entitled ‘Predicting Drug Absorption From the Gastrointestinal Tract’, University of Manchester. 1993 to 1997

Academic Background

  • BSc(Hons) in Biomedical Technology, Sheffield Hallam University, 1993
  • PhD entitled ‘Regulation of Epithelial Tight Junctions’, Schools of Medicine and Pharmacy, University of Manchester, 2000.

Key Research Interests

My research interests are:

  1. Efficient trial delivery methodology with specific interest in research delivery methods in primary care, care home and transitional care environments
  2. Health policy related to diagnosis and management of chronic disease

Research Group or Lab Membership

Population Health, Health Economics, BioMed

Teaching Interests

I deliver the 'Research Design Service and Clinical Trial Units and the Role of the PI’ lecture for the Foundations of Clinical Research module of the UEA MSc in Clinical Research


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Manchester

Award Date: 1 Jan 2000

Bachelor of Science, Sheffield Hallam University

Award Date: 1 Jan 1993

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