Trial Management Group (TMG)

Trial Managers

The Trial Manager is responsible for managing the overarching day to day running of the trial

Chrissie Butcher

Senior Trial Manager

The Senior Trial Manager provides high level oversight and advice for the trial

Admin Staff

The admin staff provide support to the trial manager, organise meetings and handle general trial queries.


The statistics team have overall responsibility for the extraction, analysis and reporting of all clinical trial data.

Database Team

The database team build and manage all databases used to capture and securely store data and participant information during the trial

Health Economics

The health economics team study issues relating to cost-effectiveness of treatments and the cost incurred by patients due to different treatment methods.

Qualitative Research

The qualitative team conduct research which seeks to understand the experience of patients to make treatments more relevant.

Valarie Bryant

  • Patient representative

Dr Joanne Patterson