Job Title: Clinical Trials Manager
Sue Kearney is the Clinical Trials Manager for the Research and Development (R & D) department in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. Sue has worked in the NHS for 30 years mostly as a Registered Nurse. Sue went back to education in 2006, whilst still nursing part time and gained a first class honours degree in psychology. She then went on to obtain her MSc in Forensic psychology the following year. Sue then worked as a research nurse in the Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) in the Royal Gwent Hospital where she worked on oncology studies in many disease areas. Sue left research nursing two years ago to take up her current position where she manages both commercial and non-commercial trial set-up for the Health Board. Part of Sue’s current role is to recruit, train and manage research bank nurses.