The study team

Chief Investigator: Prof Marcus Drake, Urology Consultant and Professor of Urology

Trial Management

Trial Managers:   Jo Worthington and Jess Pooley


Contact details:

Population Health Sciences
Bristol Medical School
University of Bristol
Canynge Hall
39 Whatley Road

0117 928 7275/7269

Senior Research Nurse: Margaret Macaulay

Contact details:

University of Southampton
Faculty of Health Sciences
Southampton General Hospital
Tremona Rd
SO16 6YD


Dr Athene Lane, Co-Director of BRTC, Reader in Trials Research, University of Bristol

Professor Mandy Fader, Dean of Health Sciences, Professor of Continence Technology, University of Southampton

Professor Hashim Hashim, Consultant Urological Surgeon, Bristol Urological Institute, North Bristol NHS Trust

Dr Stephanie MacNeill, Research Fellow in Medical Statistics, University of Bristol

Dr Sian Noble, Senior Lecturer in Health Economics, University of Bristol

Dr Nikki Cotterill, Research Fellow in Qualitative Research, Bristol Urological Institute, North Bristol NHS Trust

Dr Jon Rees, GP Partner, Tyntesfield Medical Group

Dr Matthew Ridd, Consultant Senior Lecturer in Primary Health Care, University of Bristol

Dr Luke Robles, Research Associate in Cancer Evidence Synthesis, University of Bristol

Dr Gordon Taylor, Patient Representative