Amber Collingwood

King’s College London

Amber is the Project Manager of a five-year MRC funded Programme of Clinical Epilepsy Research at King’s College London, under the leadership of Professor Mark Richardson, Vice-Dean for the Division of Neuroscience.

After graduating in 2010 with a BA in Anthropology from Goldsmiths College, University of London, Amber has coordinated a number of paediatric and adult epilepsy research projects involving patients and their families. Amber has previously had experience of managing a busy Research & Development team for Medway NHS Foundation Trust.

Amber is interested in the social, economic and political aspects of clinical research ethics, and has recently completed a Masters degree in Bioethics and Society at King’s College London within the Department of Global Health & Social Medicine.

 

Qualifications:

  • BA Anthropology
  • MA Bioethics & Society

Core expertise:

  • Committee Member for the Health Research Authority (HRA) National Research Ethics Service (NRES)
  • British Neuroscience Association Local Group Representative for King’s College London
  • Clinical Research Governance
  • Clinical Research Ethics
  • Research Project Management
  • Patient and Public Involvement (PPI)
  • Public Engagement