About us

We provide academic collaborations for statistics, health economics trial management and data management, or service level support for randomisation services and electronic data capture system provision. The King’s Clinical Trials Unit is fully registered by the UKCRC and receives support funding from NIHR NETSCC and the biomedical research centre for mental health. The KCTU Management Group is formed of:

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Professor Andrew Pickles (KCTU Director)

Caroline Murphy (Operational Director)

Professor Sarah Byford (Affiliated CEMPH health economics lead)

Professor Janet Peacock (Affiliated School of Medicine statistics lead)

Dr Irene Rebollo Mesa (Affiliated Institute of Psychiatry statistics lead)

Dr Trevor Murrells (Affiliated School of Nursing statistics lead)

Joanna Kelly (Strategic data management lead)

Beverley White Alao (Strategic trial management lead)

Janice Jimenez (Business administration)

The KCTU Board meets 6 monthly and has been formed to support the KCTU in meeting the requirements of UKCRC registration and to encourage the growth of methodologically rigorous clinical trials activity across King’s Health Partners. The Board reports into the KHP Research Committee.