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Fiona McGlynn

Fiona McGlynn

Senior R&D Business Manager

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham

After completing her Nursing training in Australia, Fiona worked at UHB for 10 years and held various positions including research nurse, senior clinical trial coordinator and renal genetics specialist nurse. Fiona then worked for 6 years in the voluntary sector as Head of Development and Support Services for a national rare disease charity. She returned to the NHS as Project Manager for the Institute of Translational Medicine (ITM), moving into the role of ITM Operations Manager during its first year of opening. In 2016 she moved to the role of Research Business Manager for Non Cancer research. Fiona is now the Senior R&D Business Manager for RD&I at UHB, and the first point of contact for research networks, industry and research speciality groups/research leads across all research specialties.