Contact us

Contact details

Phone: 0116 258 8351


How to find us

Research and Innovation team, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW

Staff directory (alphabetical order)

NameTitleEmailTelephone (all numbers preceded by 0116 258)
Abdulla, MariamAssistant Accountantmariam.abdulla@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4556
Brunskill, Nigel (Prof)Director of Research and (secretary)8043
Burn, MichelleResearch Administrator michelle.l.burn@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8351
Chandarana, NaishaliData AssistantNaishali.chandarana@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4573
Melanie Davies (Prof)Associate Directormelanie.davies@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8361 (Kerry Mason, PA)
Davies, RachaelResearch AccountantRachael.davies@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8183
Dowling, RachaelHead of Research Communications Rachael.dowling@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4971
Ghezzi, AntonellaHead of Research (Nursing and Midwifery)Antonella.ghezzi@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8241

Hanson, Louise

Research Support Officer

Hartshorne, MandyAssistant AccountantMandy.hartshorne@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4747
James, JulieMonitoring ManagerJulie.james@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4686
Kaur, ManvirStudy Support OfficerManvir.kaur@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4614
Mallayan, VisuBusiness Intelligence ManagerViswin.mallayan@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4573
Maloney, CarolynHead of OperationsCarolyn.maloney@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4109
Maynes, MartinHead of FinanceMartin.maynes@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8242
Rai, KiranResearch AdministratorKiran.rai@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8351
Skelton, TimChief Operating Officertim.skelton@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8128
Vinothkumar, Magi
Research and Innovation Data Administrator
Visavadia, JaynaResearch Support Officerjayna.visavadia@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8246
Wakeling, DawnFeasibility and Contracts Co-ordinatorDawn.wakeling@uhl-tr.nhs.uk4017
Wann, LisaResearch and Innovation ManagerLisa.wann@uhl-tr.nhs.uk8239

The Research and Innovation team at Leicester’s Hospitals has a Communications strategy dedicated to promoting and supporting the clinical research that happens within the Trust. Our team provides:

  • Media liaison
  • Case studies
  • Marketing of studies, research teams and programmes
  • Website management and production of all promotional materials for clinical research

For all media enquiries about clinical research at Leicester’s Hospitals, please contact Rachael Dowling (contact details in the table above).