As part of the Thames Valley and South Midlands (TVSM) Clinical Research Network (CRN), the Royal Berkshire's R&D Office is part of a network for those involved in planning and managing research in Health and Social Care in the Thames Valley.
A Research and Development Executive Committee oversees the work of the R&D team and is active in promoting a research culture and community at Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust. The committee includes members of the R&D core team as well as other key executive members of the Trust, lead research clinicians and members of the Thames Valley Clinical Trials Unit (TVCTU) which is an exiting new collaboration between the University of Reading, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust and Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.
The Research and Development Office was established to promote, co-ordinate and support Research and Development within Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust from both internal and external sources. By establishing ourselves as a leading factor in patient healthcare in the Trust we are able to advise, assist and support all individuals who wishes to initiate or conduct any type of research on Trust premises or with Trust patients, staff or their data. Its remit encompasses the Health and Social Care research needs across all sectors of the Trust.
|Dr. Lindsey Barker||Medical Director||0118 322 7445|
|Dr. Atul Kapila||Research and Development Director||0118 322 8140|
|Dr. Ben Thomson||Interim Executive Director - Thames Valley CTU||0118 322 8140|
|Leslie Mokogwu||Research and Development Manager||0118 322 7449|
|Carys Jones||Research and Development Implementation Manager||0118 322 8366|
|Norma Shields||Clinical Trials Lead Pharmacist||0118 322 6996|
|Edith Hawkins||Clinical Research Facilitator||0118 322 8140|
|Jessica McKean||Clinical Research Facilitator||0118 322 8693|
|Jo Jones||Clinical Research Facilitator||0118 322 8223|
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Research & Development
Level 2 North Block,
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
0118 322 8140