Come and meet our friendly team at the Elton John centre. With decades of experience in HIV and sexual health research our team is renowned for their knowledge and professionalism – delivered with a friendly and caring approach.
Meet the team
Dr Amanda Clarke
Consultant in HIV, Sexual Health and Clinical Trials
Clinical lead for HIV and sexual health.
Principal investigator for most of our clinical trials and runs the clinic in the Elton John Centre
Dr Jaime Vera
Senior Lecturer in HIV Medicine and Honorary Consultant in HIV Medicine
Other roles: Honorary Consultant HIV Medicine
Areas of expertise: Comorbidities and HIV; inflammation and HIV; ageing and HIV
Research areas: Ageing and HIV; HIV-associated central nervous system diseas; inflammation and HIV; HIV clinical trials
HIV and Sexual Health Consultant
Suneeta has been a consultant in SHAC/Lawson Unit since 2010. Her main research interests are bacterial STIs and rectal infections in men who have sex with men (MSM). She loves it when a plan comes together.
Lead Research Nurse
Celia is our lead research nurse, and has held the reigns for several years. Celia is still very much involved day-to-day clinical research with patients.
Senior Clinical Research Nurse
Lisa has been with our research team for decades, and has worked on an array of clinical trials.
Clinical Research Nurse
Senior Pharmacy Technician
Recently joined the department as the primary study coordinator for the EMERGE study. Gemma has joined us from the patient access team at the Lawson Unit.
Nicolas Pinto Sander
Vittorio joined our team in October 2016. Vittorio has extensive experience in data entry and ensures data integrity between study site and study sponsor.