SPEAKERS 2018

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Keynote speakers

  FERGUS WALSH  BBC Medical Correspondent

FERGUS WALSH
BBC Medical Correspondent



Fergus Walsh is the BBC's Medical Correspondent. He appears mainly on the Six and Ten o’clock TV News on BBC1 and his reports are seen globally via BBC World News. Fergus also reports for Panorama, the world’s longest-running investigative TV programme. He can be heard on the Today programme and BBC Radio 5 Live. He also writes for the BBC news website. Fergus joined the BBC in 1984.  In the late ‘80s he was the BBC’s Legal and Home Affairs Correspondent covering issues such as crime, terrorism and miscarriages of justice. Fergus is a strong advocate for the crucial role of medical volunteers and has taken part in several clinical trials.  He has had his genes sequenced, his brain, heart and other vital organs scanned – all filmed for television reports. 
 

  DR ANDREW DAVIES  Associate Professor in Medical Oncology, Cancer Research UK, University of Southampton   "The electronic delegation log"    

DR ANDREW DAVIES
Associate Professor in Medical Oncology, Cancer Research UK, University of Southampton

"The electronic delegation log"

 

  DR MUTLU DOGRUEL  Azure UK Genomics lead at Microsoft, Microsoft   "The Dr will see your data now"

DR MUTLU DOGRUEL
Azure UK Genomics lead at Microsoft, Microsoft

"The Dr will see your data now"

  MARK TOAL  Deputy Director, Research Systems, Department of Health   "The future of NIHR and NIHR digital strategy"   

MARK TOAL
Deputy Director, Research Systems, Department of Health

"The future of NIHR and NIHR digital strategy"
 

  DEREK STEWART  Associate Director for Patient & Public Involvement & Engagement at the NIHR CRN   "Patients need more than information from Technology - thinking about meaningful involvement"

DEREK STEWART
Associate Director for Patient & Public Involvement & Engagement at the NIHR CRN

"Patients need more than information from Technology - thinking about meaningful involvement"

  DR JANET MESSER  Director of Approvals Service, Health Research Authority   "Looking across the Health Research System"

DR JANET MESSER
Director of Approvals Service, Health Research Authority

"Looking across the Health Research System"

  DR. ARMIN   FURTW  Ä  NGLER  Global Senior Medical Director, Health Care Innovation, Boeringer Ingelheim    "Health meets future- Blockchain for healthcare, health technology, sensors, wearables, etc.,"

DR. ARMIN FURTWÄNGLER
Global Senior Medical Director, Health Care Innovation, Boeringer Ingelheim

"Health meets future- Blockchain for healthcare, health technology, sensors, wearables, etc.,"

  CAROLYN MALONEY   Head of Research Operations, Leicester NHS Trust   "Managing multi-centre research- A sponsor journey"

CAROLYN MALONEY 
Head of Research Operations, Leicester NHS Trust

"Managing multi-centre research- A sponsor journey"

  MARK BREALEY  Technology Solutions Professional, Microsoft   "Microsoft Power BI"

MARK BREALEY
Technology Solutions Professional, Microsoft

"Microsoft Power BI"

  DR FELIX WOODHEAD  Consultant Respiratory Physician, Glenfield Hospital   "Managing multi-centre research- A sponsor journey"

DR FELIX WOODHEAD
Consultant Respiratory Physician, Glenfield Hospital

"Managing multi-centre research- A sponsor journey"

  EMILE VAN DER DONK  CEO, FormsVision   "ALEA: Randomisation, eCRF and Drug Supply Management in a single, affordable solution"   

EMILE VAN DER DONK
CEO, FormsVision

"ALEA: Randomisation, eCRF and Drug Supply Management in a single, affordable solution"
 

  VISVESWARAN MALLAYAN  Information Manager, Leicester NHS Trust.   "Using Power BI for visualisation & intelligent reports"

VISVESWARAN MALLAYAN
Information Manager, Leicester NHS Trust.

"Using Power BI for visualisation & intelligent reports"

  DAVID OSLER  Head of Knowledge, EDGE   "EDGE- the past, present and future"

DAVID OSLER
Head of Knowledge, EDGE

"EDGE- the past, present and future"

Breakout Speakers

  SEAN SHILLITO   Speciality Group Facilitator, CRN North West London   "CRN North West London: Primary care & EDGE"     View poster summary

SEAN SHILLITO
Speciality Group Facilitator,
CRN North West London

"CRN North West London: Primary care & EDGE"

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  EMMA FLECK  Pharmacy Technician, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust   "The patient journey through EDGE"     View poster summary

EMMA FLECK
Pharmacy Technician, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust

"The patient journey through EDGE"

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  DAVINA HEWITT  Urology Research Nurse, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire   "How we use EDGE to successfully collaborate between clinical & non-clinical..."     View poster summary

DAVINA HEWITT
Urology Research Nurse, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire

"How we use EDGE to successfully collaborate between clinical & non-clinical..."

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  MIA JONES  R&D Information Manager, Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust    "Attributes- made to measure"     View poster summary    

MIA JONES
R&D Information Manager, Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

 "Attributes- made to measure"

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  MIKAYALA KING  Research Governance & QA Manager, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust    "EDGE- Enabling change for the better"     View poster summary

MIKAYALA KING
Research Governance & QA Manager, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust 

"EDGE- Enabling change for the better"

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  JOANNA CANTLE  Head of Clinical Trials Pharmacy, UH Southampton NHS Trust   "EDGE development within Pharmacy"     View poster summary

JOANNA CANTLE
Head of Clinical Trials Pharmacy, UH Southampton NHS Trust

"EDGE development within Pharmacy"

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  PATRICIA CAMPBELL  Lead Nurse, Scottish CRN- South East   "Aspiration, Inspiration and Innovation: Changing practice.."     V    iew poster summary

PATRICIA CAMPBELL
Lead Nurse, Scottish CRN- South East

"Aspiration, Inspiration and Innovation: Changing practice.."

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  RUTH FENNELLY  Clinical Trials Assistant, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust   "The patient journey through EDGE"    View poster summary    

RUTH FENNELLY
Clinical Trials Assistant, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust

"The patient journey through EDGE"

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  SHAUN MONKMAN   Head of Quality Management, Leicester Clinical Trials Unit   "A CTU on the EDGE- use of EDGE to manage the portfolio of a growing Clinical Trials Unit"     View poster summary

SHAUN MONKMAN
Head of Quality Management, Leicester Clinical Trials Unit

"A CTU on the EDGE- use of EDGE to manage the portfolio of a growing Clinical Trials Unit"

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  YVONNE DOCHERTY   Pre-Award Manager, Leicester Clinical Trials Unit   "A CTU on the EDGE- use of EDGE to manage the portfolio of a growing Clinical Trials Unit"     View poster summary

YVONNE DOCHERTY
Pre-Award Manager, Leicester Clinical Trials Unit

"A CTU on the EDGE- use of EDGE to manage the portfolio of a growing Clinical Trials Unit"

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  PIA FAGELMAN  Deputy Operations Manager, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust    "Improving data quality in EDGE"     View poster summary

PIA FAGELMAN
Deputy Operations Manager, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 

"Improving data quality in EDGE"

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  SUE O'KERWIN  Research Support Manager, Dorset County Hospital NHS    "The EDGE Effect- The benefits to clinical staff on using EDGE"     V    iew poster summary

SUE O'KERWIN
Research Support Manager, Dorset County Hospital NHS 

"The EDGE Effect- The benefits to clinical staff on using EDGE"

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  RICHARD EVANS   Performance and Industry Manager, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust    "Power BI and the use of EDGE for better performance management"     View poster summary

RICHARD EVANS
Performance and Industry Manager, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust

"Power BI and the use of EDGE for better performance management"

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  HELENE JONES  PhD Student, University of Lincoln   "Using EDGE to conduct Systematic Reviews & Research Synthesis in Academic Studies"     View poster summary

HELENE JONES
PhD Student, University of Lincoln

"Using EDGE to conduct Systematic Reviews & Research Synthesis in Academic Studies"

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  NATASSIA GARTON   R&D Business Manager,  University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire   "How we use EDGE to successfully collaborate between clinical & non-clinical teams"     View poster summary

NATASSIA GARTON
R&D Business Manager,  University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire

"How we use EDGE to successfully collaborate between clinical & non-clinical teams"

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  SHANE JACKSON  NICRN Porfolio & Web Manager, Northern Ireland CRN   "Using EDGE as a patient screening resource"     View poster summary

SHANE JACKSON
NICRN Porfolio & Web Manager, Northern Ireland CRN

"Using EDGE as a patient screening resource"

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  BIANCA BIER  Network Coordinator, Hamilton Health Sciences, JCC, Canada   "Bringing clinical & non-clinical users together..."     View poster summary

BIANCA BIER
Network Coordinator, Hamilton Health Sciences, JCC, Canada

"Bringing clinical & non-clinical users together..."

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  IDRIS AURANGZEB   Senior Information Manager, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust    "Power BI and the use of EDGE for better performance management"     View poster summary

IDRIS AURANGZEB
Senior Information Manager, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust 

"Power BI and the use of EDGE for better performance management"

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  TRACEY HOLE   EDGE Champion and R&D Information Analyst, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust   "Finance- Getting the basics right"  

TRACEY HOLE
EDGE Champion and R&D Information Analyst, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

"Finance- Getting the basics right"