Finalists 2022

The finalists for the 2022 International Clinical Researcher of the Year competition are:

Clinical Trial Administrator

Imran Ali
Labcorp Drug Development

Sofia Chowdhury
IQVIA

Danielle Cook
IQVIA

Priyanka Gowda CG
Labcorp Drug Development

Gosia Skaradzinska
Parexel International

Alicja Slaska
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Kirstyn Warren
Bionical Emas

Yasmin Zaher
Summit Therapeutics

Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

Belén Balagué López
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Olga Kalashnikova
Parexel International

Zuzanna Latoszek
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Mannu Meria Wincent
Labcorp Drug Development

Anna Paczek
Centrum Medyczne MEDYK

Daniel Razey
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Nurul Syazwani Sudirman
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Aleesha Traynor
Labcorp Drug Development

Clinical Research Associate

Ruby Fletcher
IQVIA

Mark Christian Gutierrez
PPD Development (S) Pte. Ltd.

Mynnlee Liau
ICON

Natasha Mains
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Megan McKeesick
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Andile Ndebele
IQVIA

Natalie Rose Pereira Bourne
IQVIA

Roma Szwarga
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Margriet Westerveld
ICON

Eleanor Whitham
Labcorp Clinical Development

Project Manager

Katarzyna Konarska
ICON

Jakub Mizgala
LabCorp Drug Development

Sachin Ojha
Premier Research

Ban Shui Ong
Labcorp Drug Development


Ajesh Ramakrishnan
Labcorp Drug Development

Svetlana Urlapova
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Team Leader

Kieran Bond
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Jenny Burke
Labcorp Clinical Development Limited

Gemma Gaunt
Labcorp Clinical Development Limited

Fraser Grant
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Mila Petrova
Premier Research

Yashpalsinh Raj
Parexel International

In-House CRA

Charlotte Catton
PPD part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Bogomil Georgiev
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Rebecca Harvie
PPD part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Sandra Lawrie
PPD part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Anna Lopatina
PPD part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Jessica Riley
Labcorp Clinical Development

Justyna Strzelecka
PPD part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Start Up - Singles

Rachel Bauer
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Keitumetse Dladla
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Sumit Gupta
Syneos Health

Eva Olivia Spaeh
PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific

Clinical Site Team

NIHR Coventry & Warwickshire Clinical Research Facility (CRF)
Claire Finnie
Tracy Gazeley
Eleanor Sear


Surrey & Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Samantha Clueit
Sarah Davies
Louise Nimako

UCLH - University College London Hospital
Krishna Patel
Amy Smith

Start Up - Team

ICON
Kerstin Grünert
Nadine Maiwald

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Pilar Yuan

Premier Research
Emad Malaeksefat
Eduardo Soriano

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Rashmi Kotian
Sabyasachi Mukherjee
Niti Shah

Clinical Research Team

ICON
Britta Ismer
Luke Johnson
Joanna Kudelska

Labcorp Drug Development
Ana Ortega

PPD part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Nikita Colje
Yanina Fontana
Rebecca Harvie

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Katarzyna Cousinard
Athanasia Kapoutsi
Charlotte Poullain
Andra Teodorescu

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Janice Hon
Joyce Shih
Seema Sunil

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Milica Draskovic
Milica Gulic
Maja Jegarac
Nina Lukic

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Patcharawadee Burarungroj
TaeEun Kweon
Hayley Mak
Apoorv Rohatgi

PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific
Lauren Eckley
Samini Diddeniya
Caitlin Pentland
Nidhuna Sabu

Key dates

Entry Opens
Entry Closes
Singles Finals Day
Team Finals Day
Awards Event
Clinical Researcher of the Year - The Americas