UCL Priment Clinical Trials Unit


Our Staff

Priment CTU is composed of a scientific, clinical and operational team including trialists, statisticians, health economists, qualitative research experts, data managers and trial managers. 

Joint Directors

Professor Irwin NazarethPRIMENT CTU Joint Director and Professor of Primary Care and Population Science
Professor Greta RaitPRIMENT CTU Joint Director and Clinical Professor of Primary Care and Health Services Research


Professor Claudia CooperProfessor of Psychiatry of Older Age
Professor Helen KillaspyProfessor of Rehabilitation Psychiatry
Professor Glyn LewisChair in Clinical Trials & Applied Epidemiological
Professor Gill LivingstonProfessor of Psychiatry of Older People
Professor Irwin NazarethPRIMENT CTU Director and Professor of Primary Care and Population Science
Professor Greta RaitPRIMENT CTU Director and Professor in Primary Care
Professor Kate WaltersDirector of CAPS, Professor of Primary Care and Epidemiology


Dr Gareth AmblerSenior Lecturer
Dr Julie BarberSenior Lecturer
Professor Nicholas FreemantleChair of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics 
Miss Teresa LeeResearch Assistant
Dr Louise MarstonSenior Research Associate
Dr Irene PetersenReader in Epidemiology and Statistics
Professor Rumana OmarProfessor of Medical Statistics
Dr Federico RicciardiResearch Associate
Miss Mariam AdelekeResearch Assistant in Medical Statistics
Dr Vicki Tate

Research Associate

Zhengyi Chen 

Research Assistant

Shengning PanResearch assistant
Martin WiegandResearch fellow

Health Economists

Dr Caroline ClarkeResearch Associate
Rachael HunterPrincipal Research Associate
Dr Siyabonga Ndwandwe Research Fellow
Jess (Jing Yi) WengResearch Fellow
Lucinda TeohResearch Fellow
Lina GonzalezResearch Fellow
Abdinasir IsaaqResearch Fellow

Trial Managers

Megan ArmstrongPD-Care
Gergely BartlCommunity Navigator
Sultana Begum-RahmanHipDys
Jessica BudgettNIDUS Family 
Liz CourtPathfinder
Amanda DaviesLiGHT
Larissa DuffyNIDUS Professional 
Clare Ellis-SmithEMBED-Care
Elli EnayatMePFAC
Rachael FrostHomeHealth
Sarah GriffithsPriDem
Roganie GovenderSIP SMART 2
Charlotte HallORBIT
Nancy KouroupaPETAL
Hayley NoblePhysio4FMD
Michaela PoppeAPPLE Tree
Jessica SatchellVIP
Lauren SpinnerLOGIC
Jacki StansfeldRADAR
Olga ZubkoTOPHAT

Qualitative Expertise

Dr Fiona StevensonReader in Medical Sociology

Trial Operations

Lana AmyriPharmacovigilance & Trial set-up coordinator 
Richard CableSenior Research Administrator
Anne Marie DowneyHead of Clinical Trials Operations
Sharon ForsythClinical Trials Project Manager
Zohrah KhanSenior Data Manager
Kate SparksmanSenior Data Manager
Sven NelsonSenior Data Manager
Tanya Awal Data Manager
Neera SoorData Manager

For a full listing of staff please visit the UCL staff directory