Kirsty McKendrick BSc (Hons)
Clinical Trials Research Unit
School of Health and Related Research
University of Sheffield
30 Regent Street
Room 2.11 - 2nd Floor - Innovation Centre
Phone: (+44) (0)114 222 5200
I joined the university Management School in 2009 following a ten year career with GlaxoSmithKine at the interface of research & development and international production of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API). In 2012 I moved to the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) supporting public health research and more recently co-ordinating the Recovering Quality of Life (ReQoL) study.
I joined the CTRU in April 2016 as Trial Manager for the E-SEE trial (Enhancing Emotional and Social Wellbeing in the Early Years) funded by the National Institute for Health Research Public Health Research (NIHR PR 13/93/10).
E-SEE: Enhancing Emotional and Social Wellbeing in the Early Years (E-SEE). Funded by the National Institute for Health Research – Public Health Research Programme.
Recovering Quality of Life (ReQoL) – development of a new generic Patient Reported Outcome Measure (PROM) for Quality of Life in mental health. Recruitment at 20 NHS sites nationally, 6 GP practices, and a number of voluntary sector organisations. Funded by the Department of Health.
ReQoL website: www.reqol.org.uk
Nourishing Start for Health (NOSH) - feasibility and cluster RCT exploring the potential of offering financial incentives to improve breast feeding rates. Funded by the Medical Research Council.