Newcastle Clinical Trials Unit

Staff Profile

Ayesha Mathias

Trial Manager


Trial Manager

Currently working on three trials at present:

Managing Repetitive Behaviours: A Clinical and Cost Effectiveness Trial of a parent group intervention to manage restrictive and repetitive behaviours in young children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (MRB).

Sponsored by Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Behavioural Study

Randomised, Double-Blinded, Placebo Controlled, adaptive design trial of the efficacy of Acipimox in patients with Mitochondrial Myopathy (AIMM).

Chief Investigator: Professor Grainne Gorman

Sponsored by The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

cTIMP Trial

Minimally invasive thoracoscopically-guided right minithoracotomy versus conventional sternotomy for mitral valve repair: a multicentre randomised controlled trial (UK Mini Mitral).

Chief Investigator: Mr Enoch Akowuah

Sponsored by South Tees NHS Foundation Trust

Surgical Trial