RDF19 Speaker Details
The NHS R&D Forum are delighted to announce the following speakers for RDF19, The 2019 Annual NHS R&D Forum. RDF19 will be held at the Hilton Metropole in Brighton from the 12th-14th May 2019. The Annual NHS R&D Forum is one of the largest gatherings of R&D Directors, Managers, Administrators and related functions in the UK. RDF18 saw over 600 people attend the 2 day conference with 60 speakers, over 60 posters and more than 20 exhibitors.
Job Title: Research Facilitator
Organisation: Alder Hey Children’s NHS Trust
Richard Kirk has been a Research Facilitator for the Clinical Research Division at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Trust since May 2018. Day to day Richard is primarily responsible for supporting the implementation and maintenance of processes, systems and activities required for the management of Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust sponsored studies from study set up to close out. Richard assisted in the development of a formal process and committee to facilitate the consideration of applications for Trust sponsorship and assists in the completion and compilation of documentation pertaining to this process. He also attends TMG meetings on behalf of Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust as sponsor representative and assists researchers in navigating the process for obtaining regulatory approvals at set up and throughout the life of a study