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Emma Akuffo, BSc, PhD
Director of Study Management

Emma oversees the Study Management, Advanced Research Science and Quality Assurance teams at Richmond Pharmacology.

During her 10 years at Richmond Pharmacology, Emma has worked on over 100 Early Phase Studies ensuring optimal delivery of clinical trial outcomes for our sponsors. This has been achieved through efficient, streamlined processes, the production of high quality documentation and stringent regulatory compliance.

Prior to working at Richmond Pharmacology, Emma worked on various drug development projects within the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry as well as academia.

Emma is a full member of the British Pharmacological Society and holds a BSc in Biology & Chemistry, PhD in Biochemistry and Postgraduate Certificate in Business Administration.

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EUFEMED, 3rd Annual Conference, 28-30 April 2021

28-30 April 2021
Dr Jorg Taubel will co-chair a session on day one, which explores how technology has reduced the risks of pandemic effects on Phase I and II trial performance.
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Novel rate-controlled fentanyl patch shows promise in phase I clinical trial

April 1, 2021
Our expertise in ethnic differences and access to over 12,000 first generation Japanese volunteers accelerated our ability to provide robust clinical trial data to support future applications of new chronic pain medicines to the Japanese drug market.
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A new era for UK-Japanese scientific relations

March 23, 2021
Dr Taubel uses his experience of conducting more than 60 Japanese bridging studies to explain why the deal is of strategic importance to the UK and highlights the scientific requirements for conducting successful Japanese trials abroad
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Richmond Pharmacology’s local MP Neil Coyle calls on the Government to evaluate the potential of using Clinical Research Organisations.

February 3, 2021
Richmond Pharmacology has offered its services to the Government and the NHS as an additional vaccine site in London
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