Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Senior Lecturer in Clinical Trial Statistics



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Research funding


2017 - 2020. The Grown Up Peanut Immunotherapy (GUPI) study: a single arm phase II efficacy study of oral immunotherapy (OIT) in adults with peanut allergy. CI Dr Steven Till (KCL). NIHR RfPB.

2016 – 2020. Treatment of Pustular Psoriasis with the IL-1 receptor antagonist anakinra: a randomised, placebo controlled trial and associated mechanistic studies. CI Professor Catherine Smith (KCL). NIHR EME.

2015 – 2018. A feasibility study to evaluate local heat preconditioning with respect to its effects on wound healing after reconstructive breast surgery in patients with breast cancer– a single blind randomised controlled trial. PI Mr Jian Farhadi (KCL). NIHR RfPB.

2015 – 2017. The role of apixaban, aspirin and enoxaparin as thromboprophylaxis in patients newly diagnosed with multiple myeloma - an open label randomised feasibility study. CI Professor Roopen Arya (KCL). NIHR RfPB.

2015 - 2017. A study to assess the feasibility and patient acceptability for an adapted diagnostic accuracy study to compare virtual vs conventional chromoendoscopy for the detection of dysplasia in colitis. CI Dr Bu'Hussain Hayee (KCL). NIHR RfPB.

2014 – 2018. Randomised Controlled Trial of intraocular and periocular steroid (triamcinolone acetonide) in eyes undergoing vitreoretinal surgery for open globe trauma. CI Mr David Charteris (Moorfields). NIHR HTA.

2014 – 2016. Enhanced Invitation Methods to Increase Uptake of NHS Health Checks; a Randomised Controlled Trial. CI Professor Martin Gulliford (KCL). NIHR HTA.

2013 – 2016. A randomised placebo-controlled study examining the role of anti-IgE in severe recalcitrant paediatric atopic Eczema. CI Dr Susan Chan (GSTT). NIHR EME .


2017 – Research into Antipsychotic Discontinuation and Reduction (RADAR) randomised controlled trial. Data Monitoring Committee (Chair). CI Dr Joanna Moncrieff (UCL). NIHR PGfAR.

2017 - SMS supporting treatment for people with type 2 diabetes (StARD). Data Monitoring Committee (Chair). CI Professor Andrew Farmer (Oxford). MRC GACD. NIHR PGfAR.

2017 - Advancing theory and treatment approaches for males in substance misuse treatment who perpetrate intimate partner violence (ADVANCE). Programme Steering Committee.  CI Dr Gail Gilchrist (KCL)

2016 - Antiseptic Randomised Controlled Trial for Insertion of Catheters (ARCTIC). Data Monitoring Committee. CI Dr Paul Clarke. NPEU. NIHR RfPB.

2016 - Shared patient and family aftercare improves patient and carer wellbeing following inpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa. Data Monitoring Committee. CI Professor Janet Treasure. NIHR HTA.

2013 – 2017 Thresholds Reactivity and Clinical Evaluation Study (TRACE). Trial Steering Committee. CI Dr Andrew Clark (Cambridge). FSA.


2016 – 2021. EFFIP (E-support for Families and Friends of Individuals affected byPsychosis): A randomised controlled trial of a co-produced online intervention for carers. Dr Jacqueline  Sin. NIHR Postdoctoral Fellowship.

2015 – 2018. A randomised feasibility study examining daily sedation holds and nocturnal rest using neutrally-adjusted ventilatory assist (NAVA) in patients at high risk of prolonged ventilatory failure during recovery from critical illness. Mr Daniel Hadfield. NIHR Doctoral Fellowship.

2014 – 2017. Understanding why girls from Black and minority ethnic backgrounds are less likely to receive the HPV vaccine: developing and testing a complex psychological intervention to increase uptake. Dr Alice Forster. CRUK Postdoctoral Fellowship.

2014 – 2017. Cognitive Orientation to Occupational Performance Intervention with Paediatric Dystonic Movement Disorders. Ms Hortensia Gimeno. NIHR Doctoral Fellowship.


2015 – 2020. Development and testing of predictive risk stratification models for anxiety and psychological distress at one-year post-chemotherapy in women with breast cancer. Ms Jenny  Harris.

Research Staff