Contact the team

The PREDNOS Trial Team are always here to help. For further information about the PREDNOS trial please contact us:

General enquiries:

For general queries about the study, site set-up and queries about collection of data and data analysis please contact the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU):


Postal address: 

PREDNOS Trial Office
Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU)
Institute of Applied Health Research
College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Public Health Building
University of Birmingham
Birmingham B15 2TT

PREDNOS trial staff:

Elizabeth Brettell  Trials Manager  +44 (0)121 4159130
Helen Bodenham-Chilton  Trial Co-ordinator +44 (0)121 415 9131
Emma Barsoum Senior Trial Co-ordinator  +44 (0)121 4159132
Noreen Akhtar  Trial Administrator  +44 (0)121 4159134
Charmaine Hunt  Trial Administrator  +44 (0)121 4159132
Terry Hughes  Data Manager  +44 (0)121 4159131
Adam Khan  Data Manager  +44 (0)121 4159131

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