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  • 2021 Winners

    International Clinical Researcher of the Year - 2021 Results

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Gold

    Megan Milner - Labcorp Drug Development

    Silver

    Annabel Reid - Bionical Emas

    Bronze

    Adam Amory - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company

    Finalists

    Kayleigh Danter - Syneos Health
    Meadhbh Kerr - Bionical Emas
    Ines Tavares Cabrita - PPD
    Imran Waqas Ali - Labcorp Drug Development


    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Gold

    Royda Hadi - IQVIA - Providing services to Novartis

    Silver

    Megan McKeesick - PPD

    Bronze

    Anna Bolioli Reñe - PPD

    Finalists

    Fergus Attwood - PPD
    Sofia Castellanos Fernandez - PPD
    Estefania de Gregorio Robles - PPD
    Maria Lancho Gutierrez - PPD


    Clinical Research Associate

    Gold

    Kate McGirr - IQVIA

    Silver

    Maria Georgouli - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company

    Bronze

    Jennifer Butler - IQVIA

    Finalists

    Adam Berlowski - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    Louise East - PPD
    Kirsten Hogarty - Labcorp Drug Development
    Louise Peverley - Labcorp Drug Development
    Lucy Phuong Nguyen - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    Wouter Proost - PPD


    In-House CRA

    Gold

    Olivia Abrams - Labcorp Drug Development

    Silver

    Amy Rees - Labcorp Drug Development

    Bronze

    Xhordi Lleshi - PPD

    Finalists

    Manuela Currao - PPD
    Roberta De Rose - Labcorp Drug Development
    Katarzyna Kwiecień - PPD Poland Sp. z o.o.


    Project Manager

    Gold

    Belinda Morris - Labcorp Drug Development

    Silver

    Kelly Garner - Pharm-Olam, CRO

    Bronze

    Ban Shui Ong - Labcorp Drug Development

    Finalists

    Anu Cristiani - Parexel International
    Stéphanie Hoornaert -PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    Rosary Anne S. Reyes - Syneos Health Philippines, Inc


    Team Leader

    Gold

    Luke Johnson - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company

    Silver

    Theodora O'Brien - Premier Research

    Bronze

    Stella Wong - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company

    Finalists

    Ana Carolina Fernandez - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    Lina Grekin - Labcorp Drug Development
    Victor Muts - Syneos Health


    Start Up - Singles

    Gold

    Anastasija Reimer - PPD Germany GmbH & Co KG

    Silver

    Irina Metelitsa - PPD Development (Smolensk)

    Bronze

    Nadine Maiwald - PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company, embedded at Pfizer

    Finalist

    Amrutha SC - Labcorp Drug Development


    Clinical Site Team

    Gold

    Wakefield Research Collaborative (Spectrum Community Health CIC, Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, National Institute for Health Research and other partners)
    Tracey Lowry
    Tanya Turgoose
    Nat Wright

    Silver

    UCLH NHS Trust
    Krishna Patel
    Amy Smith

    Bronze

    Oak Tree Surgery and Pensilva Health Centre
    Kathryn Beck
    Gill Besley
    Dr Samuel Trethewey

    Finalists

    The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust / Newcastle University
    Calum Forsyth
    Kathryn Walker
    Jennifer Wilkinson

    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
    Yojna Handoo Das
    Marya Hussain
    Nevan McNichol

    Sarah Cannon Research Institute UK
    Josline De Sousa Pereira
    Gregory Kuenzig
    Kate Lennon


    Clinical Research Team

    Gold

    PPD
    The Phase IV
    Megan McKeesick
    Kirsten Porter
    Shaan Sandhu
    Michael Wall

    Silver

    PPD
    Next Slide Please
    Rachel Arnold
    Ines Cabrita
    Monique Hurter
    Jo Rushant

    Bronze

    Labcorp Drug Development
    "I've Got This"
    Anne Himmel
    Klara Pretsch
    Josep Sampedro Soler
    Verena Terbrueggen

    Bronze

    University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire
    Let them eat cake
    Jason Allen
    Francesca Brewer
    Rebecca Grenfell
    Chloe Sahan

    Finalists

    Pharm-Olam, CRO
    United
    Victoria Evans
    Kelly Garner
    Catherine Meyer
    Joanne Thompson

    PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    4Wonders
    Beata Fijalkowska
    Agnieszka Paczek
    Paulina Zochowska

    PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    Research and the City
    Sara Cataldi
    Monia Costantini
    Valeria Serra
    Claudia Zanda

    PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    The Vanquishers
    Kim Davies
    Lorand Domahidy
    Liraz Hananel Avram
    Justin Harvey

    Start Up - Team

    Gold

    Roche Products Limited
    Champagne SSUpernova
    Madeline Fielder
    Daniella Frisoli

    Silver

    PRA Health Sciences, an ICON plc Company
    Team Forecast Slayers
    Angela  O’Brien
    Shrusti Tripathy
    Chiara Villa

    Bronze

    Premier Research
    AlphaReg
    Meghan Shea
    Federica Vinciati

    Clinical Research Company of the Year

    Winner
    PPD

  • 2020 Winners

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Winner Gold
    Gemma Cowley - Covance (outsourced to Sanofi)

    Silver
    Dorcas Leow Yuen Shin - Medpace

    Bronze
    Irene Trench Vidale - PRA Health Sciences

    Finalists
    Abeera Amjad - PRA Health Sciences
    Aleksandra Goździk - PPD Poland Sp. Z o.o.
    Scott McIntyre - PPD
    Nurul Syazwani Sudirman - PRA Health Sciences


    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Winner Gold
    Natasha Mains - PPD

    Silver
    Sophie Spedding-Dutton - Covance

    Bronze
    Paul McCafferty - PPD

    Finalists
    Hilary Adam - PPD
    Sebastian Platkowski - ICON
    Erica Reggi - Covance
    Michael Wall - PPD


    Clinical Research Associate

    Winner Gold
    Shannon Ward - PPD

    Silver
    Lauren Cassidy - PRA Health Sciences (embedded in MSD)

    Bronze
    Louise Clarkson - PPD

    Finalists
    Julie Coon - PAREXEL International GmbH
    Evita Keller - Covance
    Donatella Luciani - Covance
    Oscar Sasso - Covance
    Julia Isabella Werbach - PPD Germany GmbH & Co. KG
    Andy Winchcombe - PRA Health Sciences (embedded with Bayer)


    In-House Clinical Research Associate

    Winner Gold
    Megan McKeesick - PPD

    Silver
    Danielle Gourlay - PPD

    Bronze
    Hollie Clark - Covance

    Finalists
    Manuela Currao - PPD Italy
    Kirsten Porter - PPD
    Calum Stevenson - PPD


    Project Manager

    Winner Gold
    Valérie Duquet - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver
    Lucy Knight - PSI

    Bronze
    Hardik Badani - PRA Health Sciences
    Bronze
    Catrin Jones - Covance

    Finalists
    Ekaterina Balakina - PPD
    Katarzyna Draga - AES, Syneos Health
    Giles Harding - PRA Health Sciences
    Yashpalsinh Raj - Parexel International
    Deanna Watson - Covance Pty Ltd


    Team Leader

    Winner Gold
    Sebastiano Cristiani - Adaptimmune

    Silver
    Claire Queen - PPD

    Bronze
    Estelle Siebenborn - Parexel International GmbH

    Finalists
    Mohammed Iqbal Basha - Pfizer
    Tomasz Kaplon - Pharmaceutical Research Associates
    Kereen McDairmant - PPD


    Start Up of the Year – Singles

    Winner Gold
    Gina Williamson Ramirez - Syneos Health

    Silver
    Magdalena Kozareva - PPD Germany GmbH & Co. KG

    Bronze
    Michelle Wilkinson - Covance

    Finalists
    Carolina De La Portilla - PPD Germany
    Irina Metelitsa - PPD Development (Smolensk)


    Clinical Site Team of the Year

    Winner Gold
    The Haem Dream -
    University College London Hospitals, NHS Trust Foundation
    Francis Appeadu-Mensah, Louise Enfield, Kathleen Mascarenhas

    Silver
    Pharma Fanatics - Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
    Awo Abdi, Malahat Khaula, Sally King

    Bronze
    Oncology Clinical Trial Team - Guy’s Hospital
    Thanu Alaguthurai, Anna Black, Ngozi Muoneke


    Clinical Research Team of the Year

    Winner Gold
    The Painkillers -
    PRA Health Sciences
    Jessica Guy, Nadine Maiwald, Judit Petrovics, Bauke Schievink, Patrycja Szkatulska

    Silver
    NERDS (Neuro Excellence Research Driven Scientists) - Covance
    Leona Doyle, Holly Fitzsimmons, Jennifer Larkin, Helen Stokes

    Bronze
    ENIGMA - Syneos Health
    Birgit Boley, Naeem Khan, Yi Chin Ong, Valentina Rashkova

    Finalists

    It's Feasible - Parexel
    Marwa Ali, Rebecca Crate, Lia Parkin, Sarah Ward

    The Millennials - Paraxel
    Filipe Haolla, Henrique Luis Silva, Jessica Nguyen

    Be Audit You Can Be - PPD
    Kieran Bond, Danielle Gourlay, Alasdair Maciver, Shannon Ward

    INSSPIRE - PRA Health Sciences
    Velinka Alexander, Ann Davies, Hazel Dcruz, Alison Lee, Krunal Shah

    The Romanesque Team - PRA Health Sciences
    Marta de Santos, Maria Jose Frances, Monica Martinez, Elisabeta Sima

    Virtualosity - Theradex Oncology
    Joseph Alade, Lily Aldrich, Raquel Morilla, Dawn Stephenson, Jack Welch


    Start Up Team of the Year

    Winner Gold
    The Metric Whisperers -
    Syneos Health
    Pradnya Lokhande, Neil Donnison, Anna Turenko

    Silver
    Team Momentum - Parexel International
    Jessica Bainbridge, Helen Buttinger, Anne Curran, Charlotte Pai

    Bronze
    Submit & Shine Club -
    Premier Research
    Johanna Morand, Meghan Shea, Federica Vinciati

    Finalists
    The Trial Titans - PRA Health Sciences
    Eilidh Mayer, Katharina Ondreka, Philippe Solga

    The Inseparables - Syneos Health
    Jennifer Gauld, Cristina González Barroso, Natasha Kindyni

    No PreSSUre - Syneos Health
    Aleksandra Ana Zaric, Melanija Kures, Maja Trifunovic-Savic


    Clinical Research Company of the Year

    Winner
    PPD

  • 2019 Winners

    Winners 2019


    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Winner: Marta Jancz - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver: Melissa Morrison - PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze: Leah Levin - PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Winner: Shannon Ward - PPD

    Silver: Caitlin Bell - PPD

    Joint Bronze: Kieran Bond - PPD

    Joint Bronze: Tasha Mahadi Ab - PRA Health Sciences

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Clinical Research Associate

    Winner: Hetal Chauhan - MSD

    Silver: Evelyne Tack - PPD

    Joint Bronze: Vanessa Neurohr - PPD

    Joint Bronze: Giulia Righetti PPD

    Clinical Research Associate

    Project Manager

    Winner: Kim Davies - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver: Krunal Shah - PRA Health Sciences

    Joint Bronze: Victoria Carr - Covance

    Joint Bronze: Andrew Baker - Boehringer Ingelheim

    Project Manager

    Team Leader

    Winner: Jane Thomson - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver: Iqbal Basha - Syneos Health

    Bronze: Lindsay Stephen - Covance

    Team Leader

    Study/Site Start Up

    Winner: Danielle Wilding - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver: Jo Ayling - PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze: Dianna Ojogbede, Maxine Blake-Ainslie, Elena Dominguez - Syneos Health

    Study/Site Start Up

    In-House Clinical Research Associate

    Winner: Marilies Wieser - PPD

    Silver: Sabrina Farrugia - PPD

    Bronze: Manasvi Parekh - PRA Health Sciences

    In-House Clinical Research Associate

    Clinical Research Team

    Winner: Mariann Bringsvaerd, Ylva Li Alsbro, Susanne Kjaer - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver: Lauren Cassidy, Caitlin Bell, Claire Coulter, Paul O’Dee, Kieran Bond - PPD

    Bronze: Kirsten Hogarty, Nyla Ramzan, Alasdair Maciver, Fraser Grant - PPD

    Clinical Research Team

    Clinical Site Team

    Winner: Krishna Patel, Amy Smith - UCLH

    Silver: Rob Oliver, Karen Hallett, Lyndsay Scarratt - Royal Oldham Hospital

    Bronze: Sonia Kandola, Rupa Kumar, Kate Herbert - University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire

    Clinical Site Team

    Clinical Research Company

    PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Research Company
  • 2018 Winners

    Winners 2018


    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Winner: Nursabrina Gofar PRA Health Sciences
    Silver: Shrusti Tripathy - PRA Health Sciences
    Bronze: Marta Fornals - PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Winner: Lauren Cassidy - PPD
    Silver: Natalia Moschou - BMS
    Bronze: Liam Mistry - PRA Health Sciences

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Clinical Research Associate

    Winner: Sara Pasqualini - PRA Health Sciences
    Silver: Lucy Martindale - PRA Health Sciences
    Bronze: Hans van der Meulen - PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Research Associate

    Project Manager

    Winner: Joanne Whitehead - PRA Health Sciences
    Silver: Victor Muts – Syneos Health
    Bronze: Anika Salim - Summit Therapeutics

    Project Manager

    Team Leader

    Winner: Guat Hoon Ong - PRA Health Sciences
    Silver: Wei Ting Chua - Syneos Health
    Bronze: Els Vanpee – PAREXEL

    Team Leader

    In-House Clinical Research Associate

    Winner: Nicola Baxter - Syneos Health
    Silver: Hana Grach - Syneos Health
    Bronze: Jenny Redelius - Syneos Health

    In-House Clinical Research Associate

    Clinical Research Team

    Winner: BMS – Ashlee Lucas, Katie Ellegard, Krishna Letchemanan, Natalia Sadowska and Ekaterina Sakwa
    Silver: PRA Health Sciences – Simona Petrini, Libby Covell, Noa Fuchs, Vikki Miles and Anna Rask
    Bronze: PRA Health Sciences – Amber Nuyts, Charlotte Errygers, Nele Pittevils, Inge Saels and Isabelle Vrancken

    Clinical Research Team

    Clinical Site

    Winner: Guys and St Thomas’ Foundation Trust (Oncology and Haematology Clinical Trials - OHCT) – Nicholas Gomm, Catherine Rogers, Saoirse Daly
    Silver: University Hospital Southampton NHS FT - Marie Nelson, Jane Forbes, Kirsty Gladas
    Bronze: Guys and St Thomas’ Foundation Trust (Oncology and Haematology Clinical Trials – OHC- Michelle Wild, Jennifer Curley, Lucy Featherstone

    Clinical Site

    Company of the Year

    PRA Health Sciences

    Company of the Year
  • 2017 Winners

    Clinical Research Site of the Year

    Winner:
    Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Sasi Neelamekam, Anam Asif

    Silver:
    University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust - Indrani Manoharan, Rachel Bazeley, Nicolas Aldridge

    Bronze:
    UCLH - Amy Smith, Sam Morris, Krishna Patel


    Clinical Trial Administrator of the Year

    Winner:
    PRA Health Sciences - James Battisti

    Silver:
    PRA Health Sciences - Katia Zaccaria-Cowan

    Bronze:
    Covance - Noorjahan Rizvi


    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate of the Year

    Winner:
    Covance - Akifah Mia

    Silver:
    AbbVie - Lauren Davidson

    Bronze:
    PRA Health Sciences - Jessica Ki, Andy Winchcombe


    Clinical Research Associate of the Year

    Winner:
    PAREXEL - Alexander Brookmyre

    Silver:
    Covance - Lital Shpeisman

    Bronze:
    PRA Health Sciences - Lizzy Mill


    Project Manager of the Year

    Winner:
    PRA Health Sciences - Caroline Cattelin

    Silver:
    PRA Health Sciences - Jiyoung Shin

    Bronze:
    PSI CRO - Anastasia Eremeeva


    Team Leader of the Year

    Winner:
    Chiltern - Lee-anne Duddy

    Silver:
    GSK - Barbara Hepworth-Jones

    Bronze:
    PRA Health Sciences - Marga Palenzuela


    Partnership in Clinical Research

    Winner:
    ICON & REGENERON - Agnieszka Szpineta, ICON - Jacquie Kuritzky, REGENERON

    Silver:
    PRA Health Sciences & Novartis AG - Georgi Atanasov, PRA Health Sciences - Ventsislav Dobrev, Novartis AG


    Company Team of the Year

    Winner:
    PPD - Simone Wood, Jenifer Cameron, Kirsten Hogarty, Sarah Sutherland

    Silver:
    PRA Health Sciences - Esther Rodriguez, Scott Banks, Andrew Farnsworth, Bryn Halliday, Jeanette Prince

    Bronze:
    PRA Health Sciences - Norhayati Abdul Halim, Wai Kee Chan, Li Jen Heng, Sui Lynn Teoh, Callista Yip


    Company of the Year

    Winner: PRA Health Sciences

  • 2016 Winners

    NHS Clinical Research Site

    Winner:
    Simon Kaye & Steve Woby from The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

    Silver:
    Jane Rush, Julie Jones and Sue Hewins from University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire

    Bronze:
    Nicolas Aldridge, Katie Bruce and Becky Chadwick from University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire


    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Winner:
    Irina Teslenko - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver:
    James Battisti - PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze:
    Ingrid Depreytere-Orth - PRA Health Sciences


    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Winner:
    Olivia Frank from Cancer Research UK

    Silver:
    Yong Moon Lee from PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze:
    Sarah Day from The Clinical Trial Company Ltd


    Project Manager

    Winner: 
    Petra Croon from PRA Health Sciences

    Silver:
    Gisbert Dues from PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze:
    Diana Villanueva Jehasse from OPIS Spain


    Team Leader

    Winner: 
    Rachel Oakley from INC Research

    Silver:
    Barbara Hepworth-Jones from Roche Products Limited

    Bronze:
    Jane Karsten from PRA Health Sciences


    Strategic Partnership Team

    Winner:
    PRA Health Sciences & Bayer, Nicole Duffey - PRA Health Sciences, Kish Khan - PRA Health Sciences, Keith Francis - Bayer, Nick Lewis - Bayer

    Silver:
    PSI CRO & BioMarin


    Clinical Research Team

    Winner:
    PPD - Jenifer Cameron, Chris Mason, Rachael Naismith, Neil Watson

    Silver:
    PSI CRO
    Nicola Adey, Kiri Alford, Paula Matthews, Nikita Mistry, Katie Proctor

    Bronze:
    INC Research
    Ignacio Alonso, Bruce Dawkins, James Martin, Aisha Rahman, Louise Smith


    Clinical Research Company of the year

    Winner: PRA Health Sciences

    The following companies were considered for this title: INC Research, PPD, PRA Health Sciences, PSI CRO, Quintiles, The Clinical Trial Company Ltd

  • 2015 Winners

    NHS Research Site of the Year 2015

    Winner:  
    Kylie Gyertson Team - University College London Hospitals

    Silver:
    University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust

    Bronze:
    University College London Hospitals – Kylie Gyertson Team


    Clinical Trial Administrator of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    Sarah Jones - Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd/Chiltern International

    Silver:
    Ketaki Pathare - PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze:
    Jade Bradley - Quintiles


    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    Naomi Bettesworth - Quintiles

    Silver:
    Yawen Lv - WuXiPRA

    Bronze:
    Helen Greenleaf - Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd/ Chiltern International


    Project Manager of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    Silvia Casellas - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver:
    Matthijs Schoots - PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze:
    Andrew Baker - Boehringer Ingelheim


    Team Leader of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    Emma Lewis - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver:
    Lorraine Large - PRA Health Sciences

    Bronze:
    Lisa Berry - University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust


    Strategic Partnership Manager of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    Rachel Oakley -  inVentiv Health Clinical

    Silver:
    Federica Bitonti - Pfizer

    Bronze:
    Chiara Teruzzi - INC Research


    Clinical Research Associate of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    Charlotte Holmes - PRA Health Sciences

    Silver:
    Luke Johnson - Quintiles

    Bronze:
    Charlotte Holmes - PRA Health Sciences


    Clinical Team of the Year 2015

    Winner:
    PRA Health Sciences - Sarah Gage, Joanne Terry, Ashley King, Katy Mercer

    Silver:
    PRA Health Sciences - Anna Polczyk-Boron, Cerys Bateman, Patrick Colin, Ketaki Pathare

    Bronze:
    PRA Health Sciences - Nic Turfrey, Claire Taylor, Danielle Wilding, Andy Winchcombe


    Clinical Company of the Year 2015

    Winner:PRA Health Sciences

  • Previous Finalists

  • 2021 Finalists

    Finalists 2021

    The finalists for the 2021 International Clinical Researcher of the Year competition are:

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Adam Amory
    PRA Health Sciences

    Kayleigh Danter
    PRA Health Sciences

    Meadhbh Kerr
    Bionical Emas

    Megan Milner
    Covance by Labcorp

    Annabel Reid
    Bionical Emas

    Ines Tavares Cabrita
    PPD

    Imran Waqas Ali
    Covance by Labcorp

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Fergus Attwood
    PPD

    Anna Bolioli Reñe
    PPD

    Sofia Castellanos Fernandez
    PPD

    Estefania de Gregorio Robles
    PPD

    Royda Hadi
    IQVIA

    Maria Lancho Gutierrez
    PPD

    Megan McKeesick
    PPD

    Clinical Research Associate

    Adam Berlowski
    PRA Health Sciences

    Jennifer Butler
    IQVIA

    Louise East
    PPD

    Maria Georgouli
    PRA Health Sciences

    Kirsten Hogarty
    Covance by Labcorp

    Kate McGirr
    IQVIA

    Louise Peverley
    Covance by Labcorp

    Lucy Phuong Nguyen
    PRA Health Sciences

    Wouter Proost
    PPD

    Project Manager

    Anu Cristiani
    Parexel International

    Kelly Garner
    Pharm-Olam, CRO

    Stéphanie Hoornaert
    PRA Health Sciences

    Belinda Morris
    Covance by Labcorp

    Ban Shui Ong
    Covance by Labcorp

    Rosary Anne S. Reyes
    Syneos Health Philippines, Inc

    Team Leader

    Ana Carolina Fernandez
    PRA Health Sciences

    Lina Grekin
    Covance by Labcorp

    Luke Johnson
    PRA Health Sciences

    Victor Muts
    Syneos Health

    Theodora O'Brien
    Premier Research

    Stella Wong
    PRA Health Sciences

    In-House CRA

    Olivia Abrams
    Covance by Labcorp

    Manuela Currao
    PPD

    Roberta De Rose
    Covance by Labcorp

    Katarzyna Kwiecień
    PPD Poland Sp. z o.o.

    Xhordi Lleshi
    PPD

    Amy Rees
    Covance by Labcorp

    Start Up - Singles

    Nadine Maiwald
    PRA, embedded at Pfizer

    Irina Metelitsa
    PPD

    Anastasija Reimer
    PPD Germany GmbH & Co KG

    Amrutha SC
    Covance by Labcorp

    Clinical Site Team

    The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust / Newcastle University
    Calum Forsyth
    Kathryn Walker
    Jennifer Wilkinson

    Oak Tree Surgery and Pensilva Health Centre
    Kathryn Beck
    Dr Graham Toms
    Dr Samuel Trethewey

    Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals, Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
    Yojna Handoo Das
    Marya Hussain
    Nevan McNichol

    Sarah Cannon Research Institute UK
    Josline De Sousa Pereira
    Gregory Kuenzig
    Kate Lennon

    UCLH NHS Trust
    Krishna Patel
    Amy Smith

    Wakefield Research Collaborative (Spectrum Community Health CIC, Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, National Institute for Health Research and other partners)
    Tracey Lowry
    Tanya Turgoose
    Nat Wright

    Start Up - Team

    PRA Health Sciences
    Angela  O’Brien
    Shrusti Tripathy
    Chiara Villa

    Premier Research
    Meghan Shea
    Federica Vinciati

    Roche Products Limited
    Madeline Fielder
    Daniella Frisoli

    Clinical Research Team

    Covance by Labcorp
    Anne Himmel
    Klara Pretsch
    Josep Sampedro Soler
    Verena Terbrueggen

    Pharm-Olam, CRO
    Kelly Garner
    Victoria Evans
    Catherine Meyer
    Joanne Thompson

    PPD
    Rachel Arnold
    Ines Cabrita
    Monique Hurter
    Jo Rushant

    PPD
    Megan McKeesick
    Kirsten Porter
    Shaan Sandhu
    Michael Wall

    PRA Health Sciences
    Sara Cataldi
    Valeria Serra
    Carmen Suarez
    Claudia Zanda

    PRA Health Sciences
    Kim Davies
    Lorand Domahidy
    Liraz Hananel Avram
    Justin Harvey

    PRA Health Sciences
    Beata Fijalkowska
    Agnieszka Paczek
    Urszula Rudzinska
    Paulina Zochowska

    University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire
    Jason Allen
    Francesca Brewer
    Rebecca Grenfell
    Chloe Sahan

  • 2020 Finalists

    The finalists for the 2020 International Clinical Researcher of the Year competition are:

    Clinical Research Associate (CRA):

    Lauren Cassidy, PRA Health Sciences (embedded in MSD)

    Louise Clarkson, PPD

    Julie Coon, PAREXEL International GmbH

    Evita Keller, Covance

    Donatella Luciani, Covance

    Oscar Sasso, Covance

    Shannon Ward, PPD

    Julia Isabella Werbach, PPD Germany GmbH & Co. KG

    Andy Winchcombe, PRA Health Sciences

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate (ACRA):

    Hilary Adam, PPD

    Matthew Jeffery, PSI CRO

    Natasha Mains, PPD

    Paul McCafferty, PPD

    Sebastian Platkowski, ICON

    Erica Reggi, Covance

    Sophie Spedding-Dutton, Covance

    Michael Wall, PPD

    In-House Clinical Research Associate:

    Hollie Clark, Covance

    Manuela Currao, PPD Italy

    Danielle Gourlay, PPD

    Megan McKeesick, PPD

    Kirsten Porter, PPD

    Calum Stevenson, PPD

    Project Manager:

    Hardik Badani, PRA Health Sciences

    Ekaterina Balakina, PPD

    Katarzyna Draga, AES, Syneos Health

    Valérie Duquet, PRA Health Sciences

    Giles Harding, PRA Health Sciences

    Catrin Jones, Covance

    Lucy Knight, PSI

    Yashpalsinh Raj, Parexel International

    Deanna Watson, Covance Pty Ltd

    Team Leader:

    Sebastiano Cristiani, Adaptimmune

    Mohammed Iqbal Basha, Syneos Health

    Tomasz Kaplon, Pharmaceutical Research Associates

    Kereen McDairmant, PPD

    Claire Queen, PPD

    Estelle Siebenborn, Parexel International GmbH

    Clinical Trial Administrator (CTA):

    Abeera Amjad, PRA Health Sciences

    Gemma Cowley, Covance (outsourced to Sanofi)

    Aleksandra Goździk, PPD Poland Sp. Z o.o.

    Dorcas Leow, Medpace

    Scott McIntyre, PPD

    Nurul Sudirman, PRA Health Sciences

    Irene Trench Vidale, PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Research Team:

    NERDS (stands for Neuro Excellence Research Driven Scientists), Covance

    It's Feasible, Parexel

    The Millennials, Parexel

    Be Audit You Can Be, PPD

    INSSPIRED, PRA Health Sciences

    The Painkillers, PRA Health Sciences

    The Romanesque Team, PRA Health Sciences

    ENIGMA, Syneos Health

    Virtualosity, Theradex Oncology

    Site Team:

    Oncology Clinical Trial Team, Guy’s Hospital

    Pharma Fanatics, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

    The Haem Dream, University College London Hospitals, NHS Trust Foundation

    Start Up - Individual:

    Magdalena Kozareva, PPD Germany GmbH & Co. KG

    Carolina De La Portilla, PPD Germany

    Jessica Ki, PRA Health Sciences

    Irina Metelitsa, PPD Development (Smolensk)

    Michelle Wilkinson, Covance

    Gina Williamson Ramirez, Syneos Health

    Start Up - Team:

    Team Momentum, Parexel International

    The Trial Titans., PRA Health Sciences

    Submit & Shine Club, Premier Research

    No PreSSUre, Syneos Health

    The Inseperables, Syneos Health

    The Metric Whisperers, Syneos Health

  • 2019 Finalists

    Finalists 2019

    The finalists for the 2019 International Clinical Researcher of the Year competition are:

    Clinical Research Associate (CRA):

    Michael Muzengi, PRA Health Sciences

    Raj Dhillon, IQVIA

    Rebecca Tonge, IQVIA

    Hetal Chauhan, MSD

    Julie Coon, PAREXEL

    Liam Mistry, PAREXEL

    Vanessa Neurohr, PPD

    Giulia Righetti, PPD

    Evelyne Tack, PPD

    Yifat Shoshany, PRA Health Sciences

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate (ACRA):


    Holly Phillipson, Covance

    Gonzalo Aedo, PPD

    Caitlin Bell, PPD

    Kieran Bond, PPD

    Michael Wall, PPD

    Shannon Ward, PPD

    Hans Huynh, PRA Health Sciences

    Tasha Mahadi Ab, PRA Health Sciences

    Marta Sobczyk, Theradex Oncology

    In-House Clinical Research Associate (IHCRA):


    Elaine Douglas, PPD

    Sabrina Farrugia, PPD

    Danielle Gourlay, PPD

    Sylke Limbacher, PPD

    Wouter Proost, PPD

    Martin Richter, PPD

    Marilies Wieser, PPD

    Manasvi Parekh, PRA Health Sciences

    Project Manager:


    Andrew Baker, Boehringer Ingelheim

    Victoria Carr, Chiltern

    Hardik Badani, PRA Health Sciences

    Kim Davies, PRA Health Sciences

    Bianca Rosengarten, PRA Health Sciences

    Krunal Shah, PRA Health Sciences

    Jiyoung Shin, PRA Health Sciences

    Rob Schneijdenberg, Syneos Health

    Team Leader:


    Lindsay Stephen, Covance

    Jane Thomson, PRA Health Sciences

    Kiri Alford, PSI CRO

    Iqbal Basha, Syneos Health

    Dawn McCrindle, Syneos Health

    Sarah Gill, Theradex

    Clinical Trial Administrator (CTA):


    Tracy Hockley, PRA Health Sciences

    Marta Jancz, PRA Health Sciences

    Leah Levin, PRA Health Sciences

    Priya Maisheri, PRA Health Sciences

    Nadine Maiwald, PRA Health Sciences

    Melissa Morrison, PRA Health Sciences

    Daria Stepanova, PRA Health Sciences

    Jodie Burbidge, PRA Health Sciences

    Site Start Up:

    PRA Health Sciences

    Jo Ayling


    Covance

    Beth Sturgess


    PPD

    Stefan Frueh


    PRA Health Sciences

    Danielle Wilding


    PRA Health Sciences

    Ai Wyn Tan

    Tang Zixian

    Phang Suhua


    PRA Health Sciences

    Kevin Cayrol

    Binar Lear

    Nui Thipphayapornkul


    Syneos Health

    Dianna Ojogbede

    Maxine Blake-Ainslie

    Elena Dominguez


    PAREXEL

    Philip Austin

    Anne Curran

    Jessica Bainbridge

    Clinical Site:


    Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

    Steve Wolby

    Vikki O'Loughlin

    Louise Harrison


    Fairfield General Hospital

    Katie Doyle

    Helen Moffitt-Adams

    Pam Bradley


    Royal Oldham Hospital

    Rob Oliver

    Karen Hallett

    Lyndsay Scarratt


    UCLH

    Krishna Patel

    Amy Smith


    University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire

    Sonia Kandola

    Rupa Kumar

    Clinical Research Team:


    SGS

    Lien Gheyle

    Nariné Baririan

    Bruno Speder

    Tina Cuylen

    Ellen Van Bavel


    PRA Health Sciences

    Carline Cattelin

    Lucia Pintre

    Lyanne Sharp

    Jeroen Verrecas

    Anna Zlateva


    PSI-CRO

    Megan Rook

    Helenne Nyamwaro

    Victoria Sudall

    Grace West


    Covance

    Meiying He

    Ashlyn Ee Ai Meei

    Deepa Pillai


    PPD

    Lauren Cassidy

    Caitlin Bell

    Claire Coulter

    Paul O'Dee

    Kieran Bond


    Theradex

    Jorge Moreno

    Raquel Morilla

    Marj Erskine

    Chyanne Abbott

    Sarah Gill


    PPD

    Nyla Ramzan

    Alasdair Maciver

    Fraser Grant

    Kirsten Hogarty


    PRA Health Sciences

    Mariann Bringsvaerd

    Ylva Li Alsbro

    Susanne Kjaer

  • 2018 Finalists

    Finalists 2018

    The finalists for the 2018 International Clinical Researcher of the Year competition were:

    Clinical Trial Administrator:


    Briony Goldstone, Novo Nordisk

    Giorgia Pizzuto, PRA Health Sciences

    Irene Trench Vidale, PRA Health Sciences

    Marta Fornals, PRA Health Sciences

    Megan Boyle, PRA Health Sciences

    Nursabrina Gofar, PRA Health Sciences

    Sarah Jabbour, PRA Health Sciences

    Shrusti Tripathy, PRA Health Sciences

    Matthew Jeffery, PSI-CRO

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate:


    Hakam Abbass, Barts Health NHS Trust

    Natalia Moschou, BMS

    Lauren Cassidy, PPD

    Chong Liu, PRA Health Sciences

    Jessica Ki, PRA Health Sciences

    Joel Mannix, PRA Health Sciences

    Liam Mistry, PRA Health Sciences

    Minli Yeo, PRA Health Sciences

    Simone Lee, PRA Health Sciences

    Tammy Kim, PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Research Associate:


    Eslam Ezzy, Syneos Health Egypt Ltd

    Julie Coon, PAREXEL

    Giulia Righetti, PPD

    Iris Huang, PPD

    Maria Julia Paley, PPD

    Hans Van Der Meulen, PRA Health Sciences

    Jennine Mootien, PRA Health Sciences

    Lucy Martindale, PRA Health Sciences

    Sara Pasqualini, PRA Health Sciences

    Project Manager:


    Elena Martin, Covance

    Hardik Badani, PRA Health Sciences

    Joanne Whitehead, PRA Health Sciences

    MarkTyrer, PRA Health Sciences

    Anika Salim, Summit Therapeutics

    Sergii Derkach, Syneos Health

    Victor Muts, Syneos Health

    Team Leader:


    Anne-Marie Massip, Covance

    Niti Shah, Syneos Health

    Els Vanpee, PAREXEL

    Grainne Burley, PAREXEL

    Chiara Teruzzi, PRA Health Sciences

    Guat Hoon Ong, PRA Health Sciences

    Wei Ting, Syneos Health

    In-House Clinical Research Associate:


    Cally Soon, PRA Health Sciences

    Chris Hong, PRA Health Sciences

    Jasper Slager, PRA Health Sciences

    Kieran Bond, PPD

    Hana Grach, Syneos Health

    Jenny Redelius, Syneos Health

    Nicola Baxter, Syneos Health

    Clinical Research Team:


    BMS

    Ashlee Lucas

    Katie Ellegard

    Krishna Letchemanan

    Natalia Sadowska

    Ekaterina Sakwa


    BMS

    Caroline Lazenby

    Diane Reen

    Julie Lovell

    Marcia Saraiva

    Sarah Cohen


    Syneos Health

    Dhvanil Karia

    Namita Rao

    Niti Shah

    Rajani Menon


    PRA Health Sciences

    Eswara Prasad

    Janilyn Kok

    Seck Yen Woon

    Sean Yeap

    William Choo


    PRA Health Sciences

    Amber Nuyts

    Charlotte Errygers

    Inge Saels

    Isabelle Vrancken

    Nele Pittevils


    PRA Health Sciences

    Elroy Bosman

    Hugo Van Gorkum

    Katharina Flack

    Miriam Weemhoff

    Sanne Koevoets


    PRA Health Sciences

    Anna Rask

    Libby Covell

    Noa Fuchs

    Simona Petrini

    Vikki Miles


    Theradex

    Anna Ropenga

    Benjamin May

    Esmee Wardebaar

    Peggy Oni

    Sarah Gill

    Clinical Site:


    Guys and St Thomas’ Foundation trust (Oncology and Haematology Clinical Trials - OHCT)

    Jennifer Curley

    Lucy Featherstone

    Michelle Wild


    Guys and St Thomas’ Foundation trust (Oncology and Haematology Clinical Trials - OHCT)

    Catherine Rogers

    Nicholas Gomm

    Saoirse Daly


    NIHR Coventry & Warwickshire Clinical Research Facility

    Julie Jones

    Shivam Joshi

    Tracy Gazeley


    UCLH

    Craig Jones

    Gabrielle Lawson

    Tebereh Mesfin


    UCLH

    Amy Smith

    Gemma Murphy

    Krishna Patel


    UHS

    Jane Forbes

    Kirsty Gladas

    Marie Nelson

  • 2017 Finalists

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Akifah Mia, Covance | Andy Winchcombe, PRA Health Sciences | Bethany Samways, QuintilesIMS | Clarissa Minarto, PRA Health Sciences | Elroy Bosman, PRA Health Sciences | Jessica Ki, PRA Health Sciences | Lauren Davidson, AbbVie | Lukasz Wardzinski, Covance | Martin Tanudjaja, PRA Health Sciences | Rosie Jacobs, QuintilesIMS

    Clinical Research Associate

    Alexander Brookmyre, PAREXEL | Amanda Fleming, QuintilesIMS | Beata Bolla, INC Research (Hungary) | Iris Huang, PPD | Lital Shpeisman, "Covance Clinical and Periapproval Services Limited" | Lizzy Mill, PRA Health Sciences | Michelle Carter, PRA Health Sciences | Sara Pasqualini, PRA Health Sciences | Stella Wong, PRA Health Sciences (Hong Kong)

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Eleonora Sparacio, PRA Health Sciences | Hans Huynh, PRA Health Sciences | James Battisti, PRA Health Sciences | Janilyn Kok, PRA Health Sciences | Katia Zaccaria-Cowan, PRA Health Sciences | Noorjahan Rizvi, Covance | Nursabrina Gofar, PRA Health Sciences | Pradnya Lokhande, PRA Health Sciences | Shrusti Tripathy, PRA Health Sciences | Will Marshall, PRA Health Sciences

    Project Manager

    Anastasia Smirnova, PSI CRO | Caroline Cattelin, PRA Health Sciences | Hugo Van Gorkum, PRA Health Sciences | Jiyoung Shin, PRA Health Sciences | Pramod Kashid, PRA Health Sciences | Simona Petrini, PRA Health Sciences | Sandrine Gresta, PRA Health Sciences

    Team Leader

    Barbara Hepworth-Jones, GSK | Bénédicte Guyssens, PRA Health Sciences | Fiona Chambers, Novo Nordisk | Lee-anne Duddy, Chiltern | Marga Palenzuela, PRA Health Sciences | Pilar Sanjuan, PRA Health Sciences

    NHS Clinical Research Site

    Amy Smith, Sam Morris &Krishna Patel, UCLH | Didem Agdiran, Zoe Wood & Arti Kara, UCLH | Indrani Manoharan, Rachel Bazeley & Nicolas Alridge, UHCW NHS Trust Sasi Neelamekam & Anam Asif, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

    Partnership in Clinical Research

    ICON & REGENERON; Agnieszka Szpineta & Jacquie Kuritzky | Novartis AG & PRA Health Sciences, Ventsislav Dobrev & Georgi Atanasov

    Clinical Research Team

    INC Research, Aisha Rahman, Bruce Dawkins, Carolann Muir, James Martin & Jessie Mayhew INC Research, Niti Shah, Dhvanil Karia, Mohammed Iqbal Basha, Alexandra Zagka & Pinaki Chaudhuri | PRA Health Sciences,  Callista Yip, Li Jen Heng, Norhayati Abdul Halim, Sui Lynn Teoh & Wai Kee Chan | PRA Health Sciences, Colin Urquhart, Steffi Schmidt, Stephanie Hoornaert, Susannah Earl & Valerie Duquet | PRA Health Sciences, Irina Teslenko, Myriam Drolet,  Myriam Morillon, Pilar Lopez &  Stephanie Vasseur | PRA Health Sciences, Andrew Farnsworth, Bryn Halliday, Esther Rodriguez, Jeanette Prince & Scott Banks | PPD, Jenifer Cameron, Kirsten Hogarty, Sarah Sutherland &  Simone Wood | PSI CRO, Alison Sewell, Barry Crossman, Isabella Roberts-Mariani, Kristina Brown & Sally Calvert

  • 2016 Finalists

    NHS Clinical Research Site

    Simon Kaye - The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust | Nicolas Aldridge - University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire | Jane Karsten - University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire Piers Clifford - Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust Rachel Todd - Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust Sheela Medahunsi - Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

    Clinical Trial Administrator

    Lauren Davidson - Abbvie | James Battisti - PRA Health Sciences | Irina Teslenko - PRA Health Sciences | Sian Graziosi - Quintiles | Pradnya Lokhande - PRA Health Sciences | Ingrid Depreytere-Orth - PRA Health Sciences

    Clinical Research Associate

    Lizzy Mill - PRA Health Sciences | Lara Edmondson - PRA Health Sciences Anita Egyhazi - PRA Health Sciences Caroline Lawrie - Boehringer Ingelheim Victoria Berry - Quintiles Dominika Ponikowska - PPD Andy Brown - Novo Nordisk Stefanie Dekarz - inVentiv Health Germany GmbH Nicola Morgan - Covance Clinical and Periapproval Services Limited

    Aspiring Clinical Research Associate

    Olivia Frank - Cancer Research UK | Milena Telecka - PRA Health Sciences | Nikita Mistry - PSI CRO | HeeJe Ro - PRA Health Sciences | Yong Moon Lee - PRA Health Sciences | Mike Dymond - INC Research | Sara Mcloud Tyley - Quintiles | Mathilde Minta - PRA Health Sciences | Sarah Day - The Clinical Trial Company

    Project Manager

    Petra Croon - PRA Health Sciences | Gisbert Dues - PRA Health Sciences | Kenny Blades - DOCS | Pradeep Shirude - Novartis | Ketan Pujara - Allergan | Diana Villanueva Jehasse - OPIS

    Team Leader

    Barbara Hepworth-Jones - Roche Products Limited | Aisha Rahman - INC Research | Angharad Smith - PRA Health Sciences | Emma Lewis - PRA Health Sciences | Rachel Oakley - INC Research | Jane Karsten - PRA Health Sciences

    Strategic Partnership Team

    Kish Khan - PRA Health Sciences | Sarah Eastty - PSI CRO

    Clinical Research Team

    Stephanie Mousset - PRA Health Sciences | Nikita Mistry - PSI CRO Chris Mason - PPD Joe Millar - South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Niti Shah - INC Research Louise Smith - INC Research Anna Galati - INC Research

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