This page lists the key contacts for anyone who wants to find out more about research opportunities at the Trust.
If you know who you need to contact, then please direct specific enquiries to them using their contact details below. Otherwise, please call 01603 289808 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for general enquiries or email email@example.com if you have an enquiry about commercial research.
All postal correspondence should be addressed to:
Research & Development (JRO)
Level 3 East
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Chief of Research and Innovation : Alastair Forbes
Interim Senior Research Operations Manager:
Tel: 01603 647881
Research Services Manager: Post Vacant
Commercial Research Co-ordinator: Julie Dawson
Tel: 01603 647882
Research Study & Recruitment Facilitator: Andrew Holmes
Tel: 01603 287376
Research Study & Recruitment Facilitator: Claire Gray
Tel: 01603 287062
Grants & Finance Team
Research Grants Co-ordinator: Emily Woodhouse
Tel: 01603 289894
Contact Emily for support with research grant applications and information about their funding. For applications being led by the University of East Anglia Emily will liaise with the UEA Project Officers to ensure an efficient submission of the joint application.
Research Study & Recruitment Facilitator: Laura Harper
Tel: 01603 289863
Contact Laura for support with research grant applications and information about their funding and also for the facilitating and set-up of Grant and NNUH sponsored studies.
Research Accountant: Julie Mercer
Tel: 01603 287805
Contact Julie for enquiries relating to R&D invoicing and finances.
Assistant Management Accountant: Sajina Sahul-Hameed
Tel: 01603 289810
Research Governance Team
Research Governance Co-ordinator: Post Vacant
Research Governance Administrator: Tom Clare
Tel: 01603 647883
Contact Tom for information about the Research Governance Committee, SAE’s, Research Passports and Letters of Access.
Data Support Officer: Mark O’Callaghan
Tel: 01603 287806
Contact Mark for information relating to documentation required for approval of research, requirements to register your study with the R & D department and requirements for amendments to existing research. Mark will pass on your details to our Study Facilitators who will then give advice and support on the approval and set up process.
Clinical Trial Monitor: Fran Dockerty
Tel: 01603 286611
Contact Fran for information on the monitoring of Research and Clinical Trials sponsored by NNUH. Please note that Fran’s working days Tuesday and Thursday.
Research Study & Recruitment Team
Research Study & Recruitment Facilitator: Michael Sheridan
Tel: 01603 287408
Contact Michael for information on facilitating the set-up of research studies involving Cardiology, General Surgery, Haematology, Oncology, Plastics and Urology.
Research Study & Recruitment Facilitator: Madhusmita Sarangi
Tel: 01603 289819
Contact Madhusmita for information on facilitating the set-up of research studies involving Dermatology, Nutrition, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Older peoples medicine & Stroke, Pathology, Paediatrics, Respiratory and Therapies.
Research Study & Recruitment Facilitator: Elysia Young
Tel: 01603 288437
Contact Elysia for information on facilitating the set-up of studies involving A&E, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Mental Health, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Pharmacy, Radiology and Rheumatology.
Research Office Administrator: Jennie White
Tel: 01603 289808
Medical Statistician: Ian Nunney
Tel: 01603 597282 or 07717 363779
Please contact Ian for statistical advice for research. Please note Ian’s working days are Monday & Wednesday.
Located at the UEA
Research Manager: Sarah Ruthven
Tel: 01603 591486
Contact the Research Manager for information on the management of healthcare research projects.
Head of Innovation: Dr Jon Carter
Tel: 01603 591577
Contact Jon for advice and support on how to protect your intellectual property and appropriate routes for commercialisation.
UEA Project Officers
Tel: 01603 591721
Tel: 01603 597197
Tel: 01603 591477