RDF19 Speaker Details
The NHS R&D Forum are delighted to announce the following speakers for RDF19, The 2019 Annual NHS R&D Forum. RDF19 will be held at the Hilton Metropole in Brighton from the 12th-14th May 2019. The Annual NHS R&D Forum is one of the largest gatherings of R&D Directors, Managers, Administrators and related functions in the UK. RDF18 saw over 600 people attend the 2 day conference with 60 speakers, over 60 posters and more than 20 exhibitors.
Job Title: Deputy Director of Research
Organisation: North Bristol NHS Trust
Dr Rebecca Smith is the Deputy Director of Research at North Bristol NHS Trust. As Head of Department she runs the research function for the Trust, overseeing day to day operations and strategic direction. Rebecca also has a role in strategic oversight of the Trusts Specialist Commissioned services and Genomics Laboratory Hub.
With previous roles in academic research, grant development and clinical trial management plus a current role as a co-applicant on a large clinical trial she has experience of life both sides of the research fence