Elisabeth Reus joined Swiss TPH in February 2019 as Head of the Clinical Operations Unit within the Department of Medicine. She directs the Clinical Operations Unit. Her responsibilities include managing the unit, studies acquisition, supporting the management and the running of complex clinical trials globally and financial performance.
Elisabeth joined the Institution with over 10 years of experience of operational and managerial experience in planning, executing and delivering first in man, phase 1 to phase 4 clinical trials in the UK, with a focus on paediatrics. She has a strong track record in facilitating and conducting clinical trials leading to the development of new treatments for rare and neglected diseases in vulnerable populations. Additionally, she has extensive clinical and teaching experience having been a lecturer in the UK, facilitating research teaching and adherence for the NIHR and setting-up patients and public involvement groups for vulnerable populations.
Elisabeth is by training a paediatric intensive care nurse having trained in Oxford, UK. She holds a Master of Science from the University of Edinburgh, UK.