Clinical Research Office. A partnership between Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sheffield

Meet the team

The Clinical Research & Innovation Office has moved to hybrid working. Please use email addresses to contact any member of the team. 

 

 
Clinical Research and Innovation Office, Sheffield
Senior Management Team

Professor Simon Heller

Research & Development Director

  • Clinical Research & Innovation Strategy
  • Promotion of Clinical Research
Contact:
 
0114 226 5934
Professor Wendy Tindale
 
 
Innovation Director
  • Clinical Research & Innovation Strategy
  • Promotion of Innovation
Contact:
 
0114 271 2822
Dr Dipak Patel
 
 

Associate Director R&I

  • Head of CRIO Team
  • Clinical Research & Innovation Strategy
  • Research & Innovation Lead
  • Research Infrastructure Lead
  • Contracts & IP Lead
Contact:
 
0114 226 5941

Mrs Gail Mills

Lead Nurse R&D
  • Lead Nurse for Research Nurses across STH
  • Research Workforce Framework
Contact:
 
0114 271 3339 / 0114 271 5779
Research & Innovation Office Team
 











 

Ms Sarah Birchall

CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Audit and Monitoring Lead
 
Directorate Research Coordinator
  • Combined Community & Acute Care Group (CCAG)
  • Ear, Nose & Throat
  • Ophthalmology

Contact:

sarah.birchall4@nhs.net

Ms Jemima Clarke
 
 
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Burns & Plastics Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Urology
  • Human Tissue Lead
Contact:
 
0114 226 5943

Ms Grace Cole

CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Specialised Cancer
  • Haemato-oncology
 
Contact:
 
0114 271 1899
Ms Isabelle Dowle
CRIO Research Administrator
  • Project Registration
  • Research Governance administration
  • Research Workforce Framework administration

Contact:

isabelle.dowle@nhs.net

Ms Alessia Dunn
 
 
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Neurosciences
  • Oral & Dental 
  • Research Informatics Lead
  • Medical Devices Lead
Contact:
 
0114 271 2550

Ms Melanie Fox

CRIO Industry Research Coordinator
  • Plastics & Breast Surgery
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • ENT
  • General Surgery
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • MIMP
  • OGN
  • Ophthalmology  
  • Oral & Dental
  • Pharmacy
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Specialised Cancer
  • Specialised Medicine
  • Urology
Contact:
 
0114 226 5939

melanie.fox6@nhs.net

Ms Katie Gray
 
 
CRIO Research Administrator
 
  • Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement administration
  • Communications
  • Events Administration
Contact:
 
0114 271 3260
Miss Sarah Hazeldine
 
Research PA/Administrator
  • PA to the R&D Director, and Associate Director of R&I
  • Administrative Support for the CRIO
  • Provision of statistical advice clinics
Contact:
 
Dr Modhumita Harris
 
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Academic Radiology
  • Ear, Nose & Throat
  • General Surgery
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Medical Imaging & Medical Physics
  • Pharmacy
  • Radiation Lead
Contact:
 
0114 271 3570
Ms Sarah Jones CRIO Innovation Coordinator

Contact:

sarah.jones368@nhs.net

Mr Robert Kaye

CRIO Industry Research Coordinator

  • Accident & Emergency
  • Anaesthesia & Operating Services
  • Cardiology & Cardiothoracic Services
  • Critical Care
  • Gastroenterology
  • Integrated Care and Primary Care & Interface Services
  • Integrated Geriatric and Stroke Medicine
  • MSK
  • Neurosciences
  • Renal Services
  • Specialised Rehabilitation
  • Therapeutics & Palliative Care
  • Vascular Services
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Trust Wide

Contact:

robert.kaye@nhs.net

Ms Priya Lata
 
 
Project Manager
  • Vaccine Studies
contact:
 

Mr Daniel Lawrence

CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Grants & Funding Lead
  • Independent Scientific Review Lead
  • Performance & Operating Framework Lead

Contact:

0114 2268475

Ms Aneeza Lone

CRIO Research Support Manager
  • Estates
  • Human Resources
  • Health & Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • SOP Lead
  • Industry Research Administration

Contact:

0114 226 5938

Mrs Angela Pinder

CRIO Research Coordinator

  • Anaesthesia & Operating Service
  • Critical Care
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Neonatology
  • Pharmacovigilance Lead
  • Mental Capacity in Research Lead

Contact:

0114 22 65940

Ms Jenny Powell

CRIO Research Facilitator
  • Research Passports
  • Research Informatics
  • PID Metrics
  • EDGE Facilitator

Contact:

0114 226 5518

 

 

Mrs Rebecca Pyecroft-Oxley

Trust Matron Clinical Research
  • Trust Matron for Research Nurses across STH (excluding the Clinical Research Facility)
Contact:
 
0114 271 1554
Mr Adam Smith
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Specialised Medicine
  • Specialised Rehabilitation
  • Muskulo-Skeletal Care Group 
  • Combined Community & Acute Care Group (CCAG)
Contact:
 
Ms Diane Sharkey

 

 
 
CRIO Research Facilitator
  • Research Passports
  • UoS Healthcare Research Governance
  • Tissue Transfer Requests
  • Research Informatics
  • HTA Support
  • EDGE Administrator
Contact:
 
Dr Erica Wallis
 
 
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Accident & Emergency
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Risk Assessment Lead for STH sponsored CTIMPs
  • Research Misconduct Lead
Contact:
 
0114 226 5931
Mrs Samantha Walmsley
 
 
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Renal Services
  • Vascular Services
  • HRA Lead
  • Medical Devices Lead
Contact:
 
0114 226 5942
 
Dr Lucy Wasinski
 
 
CRIO Research Coordinator
  • Communications
  • Patient, Public Involvement & Engagement
  • Events
  • Independent Scientific Review Lead
Contact:
 
0114 226 5911 
Hosted Directorate Research Coordinator Team

Dr Sam Gibson

Directorate Research Coordinator
  • Urology

Contact:

0114 22 65412
Daniel Habershon
Directorate Research Coordinator
  • Specialised Cancer
  • Operating Services, Critical Care & Anaesthesia

Contact:

daniel.habershon@nhs.net

Dominic Nash
Directorate Research Coordinator
  • Gastroenterology
  • MSK
  • Specialised Rehabilitation
Contact:
 

Dr Lisa Watson

Directorate Research Coordinator
  • Respiratory Medicine

Contact:

01142 265 424
lisa.watson24@nhs.net

Ms Eva Zincone
 
 
Directorate Research Coordinator
  • Communicable Diseases & Specialised Medicine
Contact:
 
Currently on maternity leave. Please contact:
 
 
Research Finance Team
Mrs Julie Patchett
 

 

Research & Innovation Finance Manager
Contact:
 
0114 305 2305 /
0114 226 5933
Mr Ian Brown

 

Research Accountant
Contact:
0114 226 9485 /
0114 226 5919
 
Ms Emma Reynolds
Research & Innovation Accountant
Contact:
0114 226 9043
Clinical Trials Assistant Team
Nicola Tinker
 

 

Senior Research Sister CTA Team
Contact:
0114 226 5528
nicola.tinker1@nhs.net

 

Hannah Dunn
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
 
Jessica Gregory
 
 
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
Georgie MacLoughlin
 
 
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
Chloe Matthewman
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
 
Hannah Maughan Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
 
Esme Mortimer Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
 
Chris Norman
 
 
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
christopher.norman1@nhs.net
Cameron Obie
 
 
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
cameron.obie@nhs.net
Franek Skalbania Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
 
Fred Smith Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact:
 
Nicole Whitfield
 
Clinical Trials Assistant
Contact: