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Meet the Team

Trust Research Unit (TRU) N043
Research and Development Office
The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust
Heath Road
Tel: 01473 704343

Associate Medical Director for Research and Innovation
Dr Richard Smith richard.smith@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

R&D Manager
Frances Farnworth frances.farnworth@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

We have a dedicated team of 18 research nurses, seven research practitioners and one research radiographer. The team also includes facilitators, data coordinators and research administation.

Lead Cancer Research Practitioner
Paul Ridley paul.ridley@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk 

Lead Diabetes Research Nurse (Adults)
Jo Rosier josephine.rosier@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

Lead Generic Research Nurse
Stephanie Bell stephanie.bell@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

R&D Facilitator
Sarah Bartholomew sarah.bartholomew@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

R&D Facilitator
Ashley Elden ashley.elden@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk