Vicky Napp


Vicky’s career in clinical Research started in 1998 following on from her degree in Biomedical Sciences. Vicky has worked in a practical capacity within both Trial Management and Data Management and also spent time at the NIHR Clinical Research Network where she worked within the Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) Workstream. Vicky’s experience includes a variety of disease and interventional areas including cancer, gynaecology and obstetrics, imaging, diagnostics and surgery. Since 2008 she has been Operations Director at LICTR, responsible for leadership of the Trial and Data Management sections in the non-cancer Divisions.

Her national roles include membership of the Department of Health AcoRD Working Group, the UKCRC Registered CTU Core Infrastructure and Costings Task & Finish Group and the Editorial Board for the UK Trial Managers Network ‘Guide to Practical Trial Management’.


  • Operational leadership and oversight of SIDD and CI Divisions

Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Clinical Trials Research