Meet the RIO study team


RIO study team

OrganisationOrganisation OrderNameRoleDepartment/Section
Rockefeller University1Photo of Michel NussenzweigProf. Michel NussenzweigLead Applicant,
Co-Principal Investigator
Laboratory of Molecular Immunology
Rockefeller University1Photo of Marina CaskeyProf. Marina CaskeyCo-InvestigatorLaboratory of Molecular Immunology
Rockefeller University1Photo of Jill HorowitzDr. Jill HorowitzProject LeadLaboratory of Molecular Immunology
Rockefeller University1Photo of Adriana Barillas-BatarseAdriana Barillas-BatarseAssistant Director, Finance and Clinical ProgramsLaboratory of Molecular Immunology
Imperial College London2Photo of Sarah FidlerProf. Sarah FidlerChief InvestigatorDepartment of Infectious Disease
Imperial College London2Maathini BalachandranProject ManagerDepartment of Infectious Disease
Imperial College London2Photo of Hanna BoxHanna BoxOperations ManagerImperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Dr. Emanuela FalaschettiSenior StatisticianImperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Stephen FletcherClinical Trial Manager Imperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Marta Gielniewska
Clinical Trial Monitor (unblinded)Imperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Mariam HabibClinical Trial Manager (unblinded)Imperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Phil HepplestonePhil HepplestoneLaboratory TechnicianDepartment of Infectious Disease
Imperial College London2Lisa HurleyClinical Projects ManagerNIHR Imperial Clinical Research Facility (ICRF)
Imperial College London2Ishrat JahanLaboratory TechnicianDepartment of Infectious Disease
Imperial College London2Louise-Rae CherrillTrial StatisticianImperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Photo of Ming LeeDr. Ming LeeTrial Physician,
Clinical Research Fellow
Department of Infectious Disease;
St Mary's Hospital
Imperial College London2Andrew LovellLaboratory TechnicianDepartment of Infectious Disease
Imperial College London2Amnah MirzaClinical Trials AdministratorImperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Najwa SoussiClinical Trial Monitor (blinded)Imperial Clinical Trials Unit (ICTU)
Imperial College London2Katie ToppingProject AdministratorDepartment of Infectious Disease
Imperial College London2Jacquie UjetzLaboratory TechnicianDepartment of Infectious Disease
University of Oxford3Photo of John FraterProf. John FraterCo-Principal InvestigatorNuffield Department of Medicine
University of Oxford3Photo of Helen BrownHelen BrownResearch AssistantNuffield Department of Medicine
University of Oxford3Dr. Mohammed AltafPostdoctoral Research ScientistNuffield Department of Medicine
University of Oxford3Photo of Nicola RobinsonNicola RobinsonResearch AssistantNuffield Department of Medicine
University of Oxford3Photo of Peny ZacharopoulouPeny ZacharopoulouDPhil StudentNuffield Department of Medicine
HIV i-Base4Photo of Simon CollinsSimon CollinsCommunity RepresentativeRIO Leadership Group
King's College London5Photo of Frank PostProf. Frank PostProfessor of HIV Medicine, Consultant Physician in HIV and Infectious Diseases Chair, RIO Trial Steering Committee (TSC)
King's College London5Photo of Toby PrevostProf. Toby PrevostLead StatisticianNightingale-Saunders Chair of Complex Clinical Trials and Statistics
Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit at UCL6Photo of Abdel BabikerProf. Abdel BabikerProfessor of Epidemiology & Medical StatisticsChair, RIO Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC)
Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark7Photo of Ole Schmeltz SøgaardProf. Ole Schmeltz SøgaardClinical ProfessorPrincipal Investigator, Aarhus University Hospital
Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark7Dr. Jesper Damsgaard GunstClinician ScientistCo-Investigator, Aarhus University Hospital
UK-CAB8Photo of Ben CromartyDr. Ben CromartyCommunity RepresentativeRIO Trial Steering Committee (TSC)
UK-CAB8Photo of Jo JoshJo JoshCommunity RepresentativeRIO Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC)
University of Cambridge9Photo of Andrew LeverProf. Andrew LeverProfessor, ClinicianRIO Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC)
University of Edinburgh10Photo of Clifford LeenProf. Clifford LeenConsultant Physician, Honorary ProfessorRIO Trial Steering Committee (TSC)
Erasmus MC Rotterdam11Casper RokxDr. Casper RokxClinician, Infectious Diseases SpecialistRIO Endpoint Adjudication Committee (EAC)
Ghent University Hospital and Ghent University12Photo of Linos VandekerckhoveProf. Linos VandekerckhoveAssociate Professor of Infectious Diseases, Specialist PhysicianChair, RIO Endpoint Adjudication Committee (EAC)
Homerton University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust13Photo of Jane AndersonProf. Jane AndersonProfessor and Consultant PhysicianRIO Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC)
IrsiCaixa14Photo of Beatriz MotheDr. Beatriz MotheAssociate Investigator, HIV UnitRIO Endpoint Adjudication Committee (EAC)
University of Sussex15Photo of Jaime VeraProf. Jaime VeraProfessor in HIV Medicine, Consultant PhysicianRIO Trial Steering Committee (TSC)
University College London16Photo of Dimitra PeppaDr. Dimitra PeppaConsultant HIV Physician, Clinician ScientistRIO Trial Steering Committee (TSC)

Funder

The RIO trial is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (Grant ref OPP1210792).

The RIO trial is supported by the NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN).