SMA Education Coordinator
After completing an internship at the Medical Research Council, Nicole graduated in Human Nutrition BSc (Hons) from Newcastle University in 2014.
Nicole joined the John Walton Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre in 2016 to co-ordinate clinical research activities in a team that investigated an ultra-rare neuromuscular condition, GNE myopathy. The team worked on multiple projects to increase understanding of the disease course: patient identification programme, phase 3 RCT clinical trial (NCT02377921), natural history study and patient reported registry.
Nicole joined the TREAT-NMD Secretariat in 2018 and works closely with the TREAT-NMD Education Committee to deliver expert-led educational Masterclasses in spinal muscular atrophy. She is responsible for the dissemination of information around the 2018 international standards of care in SMA and is currently working with multiple organisations to develop a family friendly version that will be available in multiple languages.
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Institute for Genetic Medicine,
International Centre for Life,
Newcastle upon Tyne,