Job Title: Research Manager
Gail Melvin MRes, BSc (Hons) is a Research Manager at Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust where she has been for 6 years. She manages a team of research delivery staff that support studies in all clinical areas of the Trust. Gail has undertaken her own research into how to involve NHS staff in research. Gail previously worked for 16 years in the pharmaceutical industry with roles as a pharmacovigilance specialist and research pharmacologist. She is a member of the NHS R&D Forum Research Management working group, Research Engaging Public and Patients (REPP) East Midlands and Clinical Research Network East Midlands PPI working group, as well as a facilitator for the Clinical Research Network, delivering Good Clinical Practice and research training.