01904 321 726
Sally provides administrative support to the York spoke
0114 222 0828
Regional Business Manager
Rose is the Regional Business Manager for the RDS Yorkshire and Humber and is based in Sheffield. She supports the RDS Director and management team in managing the service, dealing with planning and resource management and drawing up reports to NIHR. Rose joined RDS YH in 2008. Previously she was a civil servant and worked in a range of different government departments.
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Kate is the Administrative Coordinator for RDS Yorkshire and Humber and is based in Sheffield. She provides support to the Regional Business Manager and the Sheffield Manager, as well as being the main point of call for researchers contacting the service. Kate’s role includes maintaining the RDS website, managing activity data collection and monitoring, arranging advice meetings and organising workshops and events. Kate works closely with RDS YH colleagues in the Leeds and York RDS spokes to administer the advice and support provided to health researchers.
0114 222 2964
Su joined the University of Sheffield in November 2017 as the RDS Clerical Officer. She provides support for both Wendy Baird, Director RDS YH and Samaira Khan, Public Involvement Lead.
0113 343 0822
Emma is the administrator for the RDS Leeds Spoke. She is the first point of contact for researchers wanting to engage with the Service and she assists the regional manager with the triaging process. Emma’s role also involves maintaining the RDS database, arranging advice meetings, as well as supporting our outreach activities, such as workshops and events. She also supports the RDS in the Public Involvement aspect of the Service.