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Success for OUH staff at local research awards


The excellent work of several Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) researchers has been recognised at the annual NIHR Local Clinical Research Networks Thames Valley Health Research Awards.

Doctors, nurses and other research staff who are supported by the NIHR Clinical Research Network Thames Valley and South Midlands were honoured at an online event on 20 September 2023.

The OUH research staff who won their categories were:

Katharine New, Cardiac Trials Manager
Outstanding Research and Delivery Team Member

Korede Odusile, Cardiac Research Nurse
Research Rising Star

Lara Prisco, Consultant Anaesthetist and NeuroIntensivist
Outstanding Chief Investigator

Amy Drawbridge, Senior Data Manager
Outstanding Member of Support Staff (joint winner)

The OUH research staff who were highly commended were:

Alexina Fantato, Research Nurse Manager, Eye Research Group Oxford
Outstanding Research and Delivery Team Member

Supriyo Basu, Paediatric Diabetes and Endocrine Specialty Doctor 
Outstanding Principal Investigator (PI) or Associate PI

Shahista Hussain, Head of R&D Governance
Outstanding Contribution to Clinical Support Services

Sarah Clews, Paediatric Research Nurse
Research Rising Star

Rhiannon Collins, Paediatric Haematology Oncology Clinical Trials Team Leader
Outstanding Contribution to Children's Research 

Anna Rudenko, Research Sister, Eye Research Group Oxford
Research Nurse of the Year

Winners: Thames Valley Health Research Awards