Biographical Information

  Freelance consultant in UK since 1992.

  Extensive experience in clinical research in a variety of therapeutic areas, Phases I to III.

  Previously employed in strategy & planning of international clinical development within a CNS therapeutic team at SmithKline Beecham.

  Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Clinical Research (HonFICR) since October 2005; Chartered Scientist (CSci) 2008 - 2014.

  Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine since May 2008.

  Module Leader for Clinical Research Management and Organisation component of the MSc/Diploma course in Clinical Research at Liverpool John Moores University (1998-2000).

  Co-authored ACRPI Guide to Freelancing (1998), updated as ICR Guide to Freelancing (2004, 2009 & 2013); contributor to ICR Principles of Clinical Research (2001) and to ACRPI Handbook of Clinical Research (1994); co-editor of ACRPI Handbook of Clinical Drug Research (1986).

  Organised and chaired numerous investigator meetings and conferences.

  Member of Acumentia (previously known as the Virtual Consulting Group LLP) 1997 2013.

  PhD in biochemistry (Nottingham University, 1978).