Hearing Sciences

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Sandra Smith

Research Assistant, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences


  • workNIHR- Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Centre
    Ropewalk House
    113 The Ropewalk
    NG1 5DU
  • work0115 8232634


Sandra Smith has been Research Assistant at the NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre since December 2009, using the skills she has developed throughout her career to support researchers. Working across several research projects, one of Sandra's main roles is to build up a database of potential participants for hearing research studies. She also carries out testing when required and has contributed to several research papers.

Sandra started her career in research and development in the area of osteoarthritis research. She then moved into regulatory affairs and from that into clinical research and drug development, working as a principal technician in a phase one clinical trials unit. She has worked for several leading pharmaceutical companies.

Expertise Summary

Sandra has extensive experience of communicating with members of the public in writing, on the telephone or via e-mail; she has experience of qualitative analysis, systematic Reviews and database management. Sandra also has wide experience of phase one clinical trials and drug development.

Hearing Sciences

Mental Health & Clinical Neuroscience
School of Medicine
University of Nottingham
Medical School, QMC
Nottingham, NG7 2UH

telephone: University Park +44 (0) 115 74 86900
Ropewalk House +44 (0) 115 82 32600
Glasgow +44 (0) 141 242 9665
email: hearing-research@nottingham.ac.uk