Zalina Rashid-Gardner

Zalina is the Clinical Manager for the CRF.  Her role involves co-ordination of the CRF on a day to day basis including planning, allocation and evaluation of work carried out by teams or individuals and self.  Zalina has management responsibility of the clinical and laboratory teams within the CRF.  Her role also is to ensure there is staffing cover over the 24hr period, ensuring a high standard of nursing care and that all clinical research activity is compliant and conducted in accordance with EU Directive ICH GCP and the agreed protocols.

Zalina has a Diploma in Adult Nursing and qualified as a registered nurse in the year 2000.  Her career began working as a staff nurse on a Geriatric ward. Following this Zalina worked 7 years as a staff nurse on a Bone Metabolics unit.  Zalina took on the role as the Deputy Manager on the CRF in 2009 and then was appointed in her current position as the Clinical Manager in 2010.