Research Nurses at NBT

Meet the Research & Innovation Team

Our dynamic team includes an array of clinical researchers and skilled support staff that look after North Bristol NHS Trust’s broad set of research specialities.

If you want to find out more about the research we do, or have any other related query, simply get in touch with the relevant team member below. Alternatively, you can learn more about the researchers themselves by selecting your area of interest on our Current Research pages.

Executive Team

Director of Research: Prof David Wynick
Associate Director: Prof Fergus Caskey
Deputy Director of Research: Helen Lewis-White
PA / Administrator: Carole Rudge


Research Communications and Patient & Public Involvement Manager: Sharon Nolan
Research Communications Officer: Becky Glanville
Research Communications Officer: Sally Powell


Finance Business Partner: John Davey


Research Operations Manager: Deborah Warbrick
Trial Manager (Orthopaedics): Wendy Bertram
Trial Manager (ICU): Kati Hayes
Trial Manager (Stroke): Aisling Cashell
Trial Manager (Women & Children’s): Abi Loose
Trial Manager (Respiratory) Emma Keenan

Regulatory Compliance Manager: Paolo Buscemi
Clinical Trials Officer: Michael Sellick
Clinical Trials Officer: Sadia Khurshid
Research Systems Administrator: Charli Grimes

Senior Research Facilitator: Denise Preece
Research Facilitator: Lidia Gonzalez Vila
Research Facilitator: Kieran Kaur

Research Matrons: Samantha Clarke & Emma Gendall
Clinical Research Centre Manager: Carolyn Smith
Clinical Research Centre Receptionist: Luke Thorne

Clinical Research Centre Archivist: Abbie Hosken


Research Infrastructure Manager: Angelo Micciche
Research Infrastructure Assistant: Carole Swindin-Staite

Development & Grants

Research Development & Grants Manager: Dr Rebecca Coad
Research Development Lead:
Laura Timlin
Research Development & Grants Officer: Ella Parker
Research Development & Grants Officer: Aisling Cashell
Research Development & Grants Officer: Aga Bakto
Research Accountant: Sue Butler
Research Accountant: Louise Heal

Research Fellow: Dr Sam Harding
Research Programme Manager: Dr Tony Timlin
Research Manager (FAST MRI): Sadie McKeown-Keegan (Mat Leave)
Research Project Facilitator (Medicine / Respiratory): Carrie-Louise White
Research Project Facilitator (Women & Children’s): Laura Timlin

Contracts & Quality Officer: Samantha Leach (Maternity Leave)

About Research & Innovation

NBT Researcher

Find out more about our research and how we're working to improve patient care.

View Our Research

Doctor conducting research at NBT

Explore the ground-breaking research currently taking place at North Bristol NHS Trust.

Contact Research & Innovation

Research & Innovation
North Bristol NHS Trust
Floor 3, Learning & Research Centre
Southmead Hospital
Bristol, BS10 5NB

Telephone: 0117 4149330