Meet the RIO study team

RIO study team

Imperial College LondonSarah FidlerChief InvestigatorInfectious Disease
Imperial College LondonHanna BoxProject ManagerInfectious Disease
Imperial College LondonMing LeeClinical Research FellowInfectious Disease
Imperial College LondonMaryam KhanLaboratory TechnicianInfectious Disease
Imperial College LondonAndrew LovellLaboratory TechnicianInfectious Disease
Imperial College LondonJacquie UjetzLaboratory TechnicianInfectious Disease
Imperial College LondonChristina PrechtlOperations ManagerImperial Clinical Trials Unit
Imperial College LondonMilaana JacobClinical Trial ManagerImperial Clinical Trials Unit
Imperial College LondonJody MeyerowitzClinical Trial MonitorImperial Clinical Trials Unit
King's College LondonToby PrevostLead StatisticianNightingale-Saunders Chair of Complex Clinical Trials and Statistics
Imperial College LondonEmanuela FalaschettiSenior StatisticianImperial Clinical Trials Unit
Imperial College LondonNicholas JohnsonTrial StatisticianImperial Clinical Trials Unit
Imperial College LondonMerle HendersonTrial DoctorSt Mary's Hospital
Imperial College LondonEuan SutherlandResearch NurseSt Mary's Hospital
Imperial College LondonRebecca HallResearch NurseSt Mary's Hospital
Imperial College LondonTom ColeClinical Projects ManagerNIHR Imperial CRF
Imperial College LondonLisa HurleyClinical Projects ManagerNIHR Imperial CRF
University of OxfordJohn FraterCo-Principal Investigator
University of OxfordPeny ZacharopoulouDPhil Student
University of OxfordNicola RobinsonResearch Assistant
University of OxfordHelen BrownResearch Assistant
Rockefeller UniversityMichel NussenzweigCo-Principal Investigator
Rockefeller UniversityMarina CaskeyCo-Investigator
Rockefeller UniversityJill HorowitzProject Lead
Rockefeller UniversityAdriana Barillas-BatarseAssistant Director, Finance
and Clinical Programs
HIV i-BaseSimon CollinsRIO Patient Representative
University College LondonDimitra PeppaConsultant HIV Physician, Clinician ScientistTrial Steering Committee
University of SussexJaime VeraProfessor in HIV Medicine, Consultant PhysicianTrial Steering Committee
University of EdinburghClifford LeenConsultant Physician, Honorary ProfessorTrial Steering Committee
University of CambridgeAndrew LeverProfessor, ClinicianIndependent Data Monitoring Committee
Homerton University Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustJane AndersonProfessor and Consultant PhysicianIndependent Data Monitoring Committee
King's College LondonFrank PostProfessor of HIV Medicine, Consultant Physician in HIV and Infectious Diseases Trial Steering Committee, Chair
Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit at UCLAbdel BabikerProfessor of Epidemiology & Medical StatisticsIndependent Data Monitoring Committee, Chair
Ghent University Hospital and Ghent UniversityLinos VandekerckhoveAssociate Professor of Infectious Diseases, Specialist PhysicianEndpoint Adjudication Committee
Aarhus UniversityOle Schmeltz SøgaardClinical ProfessorEndpoint Adjudication Committee, Chair
IrsiCaixaBeatriz MotheAssociate Investigator, HIV UnitEndpoint Adjudication Committee
UK-CABBen CromartyCommunity RepresentativeTrial Steering Committee
UK-CABJo JoshCommunity RepresentativeIndependent Data Monitoring Committee


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).