Clinical Operational Research Unit (CORU), University College London

Our Network of Collaborators

Our network of clinical collaborators and advisors is key to the effective operation of CORU. This network includes the following individuals:

Prof Nicholas Barber UCL School of Pharmacy
Dr Sally Barrington Consultant physician in Nuclear Medicine, St Thomas' Hospital
Mr Tom Bowen The Balance of Care Group
Ms Nouria Brikci  Health Policy and Advocacy Adviser, Save the Children
Dr Katherine Brown Cardiac Intensive Care Consultant, Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH)
Dr Kate Bull Consultant cardiologist, GOSH
Dr John Cape Head of Psychology, Camden and Islington Primary Care Trust
Prof Anthony Costello Director of Centre for International Health & Development (CIHD), UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH)
Prof Lesley Fallowfield Cancer Research UK Psychosocial Oncology Group, University of Sussex
Dr George Findlay Lead Clinical Coordinator, National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCEPOD)
Prof Bryony Dean Franklin Director, Academic Pharmacy Unit, Hammersmith Hospitals
Mr Tal Golesworthy Expert patient and engineer, Environmental Development Technology Ltd
Prof Graham Hart Director, Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, UCL Research Department of Infection and Population Health
Dr Andrew Hayward Senior Lecturer, University College London Medical School
Mr Ian Hunt Consultant Thoracic Surgeon, St George’s Hospital London
Prof Steve Iliffe Primary Care and Population Health, UCL Division of Population Health
Prof Anne Johnson Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, UCL Research Department of Infection & Population Health
Dr Chooi Lee Consultant Physician in General Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, and Orthogeriatrics, Kingston Hospital
Dr Pauline Leonard Consultant Medical Oncologist, Whittington Hospital, London
Dr Paula Lister Consultant Intensivist, GOSH
Dr Marisa Mason Chief Executive, National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCEPOD)
Prof Peter Millard Emeritus Professor of Geriatrics, St George's Hospital, London
Dr Raad Mohiaddin Consultant Radiologist, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
Mr Tim Mould Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist, University College Hospital
Dr Nirmala Nair Ekjut NGO, Jharkhand, India
Mr Sam Nashef Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Papworth Hospital
Dr Michael O'Doherty Consultant physician in Nuclear Medicine, St Thomas' Hospital
Dr David Osrin Senior Research Fellow, CIHD
Prof David Patterson Vice-Dean and Campus Director, Whittington Campus, UCL Medical School
Dr Roger Paxton Director of Research and Clinical Effectiveness, North Tyneside and Northumberland Primary Care Trust
Dr Mark Peters Paediatric Intensivist, GOSH
Prof John Pepper Cardiac Surgeon, Royal Brompton Hospital
Prof Cathy Pope School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton
Dr Audrey Prost Lecturer in International Child Health, CIHD
Prof Rosalind Raine Head of the Healthcare Evaluation Group
Prof David Richards School of Psychology, University of Exeter
Dr Leonor Sierra Scientific Liaison, Sense About Science
Mr Jarda Stark Cardiovascular surgeon
Ms Carol Tan Consultant Thoracic Surgeon, St George’s Hospital, London
Prof Katja Taxis Professor of Pharmacology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Dr Kristine Teoh Cardiothoracic Surgeon, National University Hospital, Singapore
Dr Prasanta Tripathy Ekjut NGO, Jharkhand, India
Mr Victor Tsang Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, GOSH and London Heart Hospital
Dr Alain Vuylsteke Consultant in Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, Papworth Hospital
Mr Guy Walker
Senior Operational Research Analyst, UK Department of Health
Dr Bill Williams Head of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, CA
Dr Peter Wilson Consultant Microbiologist, Department of Microbiology, Windeyer Institute of Medical Sciences, UCLH

CORU has strong links with its host department, Mathematics, and also with the UCL Department of Applied Health Research and the UCL Centre for International Health and Development.