Veronica is a Senior Biostatistician at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU). She obtained an MSc in Medical Statistics from the University of Leicester. She works predominantly on paediatric cancer clinical trials and is responsible for the design and analysis of several clinical trials within the CRCTU. Her research interest is in phase II / III clinical trial methodology for rare populations. Veronica is working on several international clinical trials in neuroblastoma, Ewing’s sarcoma and is a co-investigator on clinical trials in hepatoblastoma and rhabdomyosarcoma. She has previously worked on trials in Wilms cancer, myeloma, Crohn's disease, personality disorder and stroke. Veronica has several scientific advisory roles, one of which is an independent statistician on data monitoring committees, and another is statistical reviewer for a clinical journal.