Debbie is currently employed in a joint role with the RDS EoE and the Norwich Clinical Trials Unit as Clinical Trials Project Manager/Trial Development. This role involves working with Trial Teams on the development of applications for funding and early set up of multi-centre clinical trials and CTIMPS. This joint post with the RDS EoE provides a link between RDS and NCTU to help facilitate both groups working together on the development of high quality proposals for clinical trials. Prior to this she was a Project Officer in Research and Enterprise Services at UEA working with academic staff from Norwich Medical School. She has a lot of experience with the practicality of running research projects including Research Ethics and Governance issues, funder requirements, contracts, intellectual property and costings of research studies involving the NHS.