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 Claire Nollett

Claire Nollett

Research Associate - Trial Manager

+44 (0)29 2068 7187
7th Floor, Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park


I have a background of managing research into interventions for mental health conditions, including eating disorders and depression. My expertise is in managing clinical trials, in particular non-CTIMPs and complex interventions including psychological therapies. I also have clinical experience in treating anxiety and depression in the NHS.

I have worked as a research consultant with NHS clinicians to design research studies and apply for grant funding in a wide range of medical topics.


Education and Qualifications

  • 2011   Post-graduate Certificate Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner, Exeter University
  • 2000   BSc Social Psychology, Loughborough University

Career Overview

  • 2014 - Present    Research Associate/Trial Manager, Centre for Trials Research, Cardiff University
  • 2011 - 2014        Research Associate/Trial Manager, School of Optometry, Cardiff University
  • 2009 - 2011        Psychological Wellebing Practitioner, Avon & Wiltshire NHS Partnership Trust
  • 2007 - 2009        Adventurer
  • 2005 - 2007       Research Assistant, Eating Disorders, University of London
  • 2001 - 2005       Research Assistant, Eating Disorders, University of Leicester

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  • 2016   Mental health Awareness Day, Bridgend Coallition for Disabled People

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  • Journal article reviewer for British Journal of Visual Impairment, Acta Opthalmologica and JAMA Ophthalmology










Postgraduate Lecture

I have taught on WOPEC's MSc in Clinical Optometry course via a recorded lecture on depression for the Low Vision module.

Research Interests

I have managed several trials of psychological interventions for common mental halth disorders. Most recently, I was the Trial Manager for RAPID, a study of online Guided Self Help vs individual face-to-face therapy for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Following my earleir involvement in the Depression in Visual Impairment Trial (DEPVIT), I am working on ways to improve the mental wellbeing of people with sight loss. Please get in touch if you wish to collaborate.

Grant Funding

Feasibility and Acceptability of a new Clinical Pathway for the Identification of Non-Responders to Glaucoma Eye Drops (the TRIAGE study) Research for Patient and Public Benefit - £225,135.00 (Co-applicant) - 22/08/2017