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The Adult Drug Development Unit at the ICR and the RM

The Adult Drug Development Unit (DDU) at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, comprises an internationally-leading team of >100 staff focused on early anti-cancer drug development.

Team leader

Professor Johann De Bono

Professor Johann De Bono

Divisional Head of Clinical Studies

Professor Johann de Bono is the Head of the Division of Clinical Studies and an international expert in the development of novel anticancer therapies against adult cancers. His team of runs one of the world’s largest phase I clinical trials units for cancer, with >100 staff including dedicated radiology and pathology staff; he also runs a separate team focused on improving prostate cancer care that have led pivotal phase III trials of several prostate cancer drugs including abiraterone, cabazitaxel, enzalutamide and olaparib as well more recently ipatasertib and lutetium-PSMA.

ORCID 0000-0002-2034-595X

Team members

Wanitta Adzangoa

Biological Specimens Coordinator and Molecular Characterisation Coordinator

Faith Anane

Assistant Trial Coordinator +44 20 3437 6944

Hannah Badham

Clinical Trial Manager +44 20 3437 6929

Chloe Ballard

Sujata Banerjee

Dan Bar

Senior Study Manager

Lucy Barrow

Clinical Data Manager +44 20 3437 6077

David Beech

Senior Laboratory Technician

Joanna Binns

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6019

Sabrina Burton

Biological Specimens Coordinator

Chloe Bush

Julie Butler

Executive Assistant

Maria Bynoe

Personal Assistant

Hollie Byrne

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6438

Aylin Cakir Ozaksu

Clinical Data Manager

Summen Chauhdry

Olivia Chessell

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6941

Val Cornwell

Executive Assistant +44 20 3437 6272

Faye Cruz

Clinical Trial Regulatory Coordinator

Robert Daly

Lead Study Manager

Lyra Del Rosario

Deputy Head of Operations

Hilary Dent

Sneha Dharmeche

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6952

George Dickens

Assistant Study Manager +44 20 3437 6898

Niamh Dowling

Assistant Study Manager +44 20 3437 6075

Miriam Estevez Timon

Oluwabamike Faboyede

Clinical Research Associate +44 20 3437 7203

Joan Fernandes

Clinical Research Associate +44 20 3437 6888

Rafaela Ferreira

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 7213

Donald Flohr

Finance Manager

Ekta Goshi

Study Manager +44 20 3437 6899

Nischal Gurung

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6940

Pratistha Gurung

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6945

Jessica Hallett

Kristy Horvath

Lead Study Manager

Sam Hui

Ben Ibbott

Clinical Data Manager +44 20 8722 4341

Professor Ian Judson

Honorary Appointment

Professor Stan Kaye

Honorary Appointment

Rebecca Kettridge

Clinical Data Manager

Ivy Kichukova

Clinical Research Associate

Praradchaya Lamb

Dimitrios Magkos

Clinical Trial Approvals Officer

Dr Ruth Matthews

Clinical Trial Programme Manager

Lucy Milne

Ricardo Morilla

Higher Scientific Officer

Laura O'Neill

Clinical Data Analyst +44 20 3437 7208

Tom Parker

Clinical Trial Manager

Dr Mona Parmar

Senior Clinical Data Scientist

Dr Alec Paschalis

Clinical Research Fellow

Toby Prout

Shay Race

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6939

Ishika Rakshit

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 6951

Dr Bindu Raobaikady

Paige Raven

Laboratory Technician +44 20 8722 4686

Dr Taleen Shakouri

Clinical Trial Manager ORCID 0000-0003-0356-1527

Rethina Shritharan

Assistant Study Manager +44 20 3437 6084

Georgina Silva Fortes

Lead Data Manager

Tharsha Sivabalasupramaniam

Assistant Study Manager

Taran Taank

Clinical Data Manager

Ayesha Tejura

Clinical Research Associate

Jennifer Tina

Assistant Study Manager +44 20 3437 6897

Lydia Turner

Divisional Administrator

Dr Alison Turner

Sera Turner

Anisha Vadivelu

Laboratory Technician +44 20 3437 6219

Kevissen Venkiah

Clinical Trial Assistant +44 20 3437 7219

Sadie Wood

PhD Student +44 20 3437 6902

Dr Anna Zachariou

Clinical Trial Programme Manager