Contact the team

The ECUSTEC trial team are always here to help. For further information about the ECUSTEC 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.


Postal address:

ECUSTEC 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

ECUSTEC Trial Staff

  • Hugh Jarrett Trials Team Leader - 0121 415 9134
  • Emma Barsoum Senior Trial Manager - 0121 415 9132
  • Charmaine Hunt Senior Data Manager - 0121 415 9132

  • Terry Hughes Data Manager - 0121 415 9130

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