Clare is the Cancer Research UK Lead Nurse for Manchester based at the Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. She is also a member of the Experimental Cancer Medicines Centre (ECMC) Nurse Steering Group. Clare has extensive experience in delivering high-quality research and cancer clinical trials, driving innovation to support the changing nature of trial design and emerging cancer treatments. Previously specialising in Chemotherapy (and Late Phase Trials) and then in Translational /Early Phase Research which included PET Imaging and ‘first in human’ drug trials. Clare leads on the continued development of excellence in clinical research through education and training.