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If you wish to discuss  a new trial proposal, require assistance with a grant application or need general help and advice on trial design, statistics, databases etc then please contact Gemma Nanson  on 0151 794 8974 or 


Trial Adoption Meeting Dates

Anyone wishing to have a trial adopted by NWSTC must attend (or send a representative) the next committee meeting to present and discuss their trial. For further information on meeting dates, please contact Gemma Nanson on 0151 794 8974 or


Trial Adoption Committee Members

  • Professor J Neoptolemos, Director LCTU (Chair)
  • Ms Ruth Stafferton, Senior Research Nurse
  • Professor Dan Palmer, Associate Director LCTU
  • Ms Paula Ghaneh, Deputy Director, NWSTC
  • Dr Bill Greenhalf, GCLP Operational Director
  • Ms Lisa Dobson, Advanced Pharmacist in Clinical Trials Clatterbridge Cancer Centre
  • Ms Leona Trainor, Pharmacist in Clinical Trials Royal Liverpool University Hospital
  • Mr Dennis Helsby, PI representative
  • Mr Paul Silcocks, Senior Statistician LCTU
  • Mr. Richard Jackson, Senior Statisitician, NWSTC
  • Dr Seema Chauhan, Operational Director LCTU
  • Ms Charlotte Rawcliffe, Deputy Operational Director LCTU
  • Ms Gemma Nanson, Senior Trial Co-ordinator, NWSTC
  • Miss Sarah Cottle, PA to Operational Director
  • Dr Trevor Cox, Director of Statistics LCTU
  • Dr Alan Haycox, Health Economist
  • Mrs Laura Marsh, Senior Information Systems Developer LCTU


Trial Adoption Proforma

Click Here to download the Trial Adoption Form.  Please save the form to a folder on your computer before you complete it, this will allow the information in the form to be saved.  If you complete the form online, you will not be able to save the information that is entered.

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Once completed, please save the PDF and return it to Gemma Nanson via email Please include a short CV and a current GCP certificate.


MAHSC Adoption:

Trials can also be adopted on to the NWSTC portfolio through the MAHSC CTU. For more information on the MAHSC CTU adoption, please contact Svet Mihaylov on 0161 918 2141 or You can also review the following website: