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Dr Charlotte Wilhelm-Benartzi

Dr Charlotte Wilhelm-Benartzi

Research Fellow - Statistics

Email:
wilhelm-benartzic@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2068 7475
Location:
511, Neuadd Meirionnydd, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS

I am a Research Fellow in Statistics at the Centre for Trials Research with over 15 years' experience working in cancer; specifically in the laboratory, bioinformatics, biostatistics and clinical trial settings. I am currently Portfolio Lead for Hematological Oncology.

My particular area of interest is in trials methodology, namely in the creation of novel biomarker-driven designs for use in cancer clinical trials.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Brown University, Providence, RI. USA (Sept ‘08- May’11): PhD Epidemiology in Molecular Cancer Epidemiology (Epigenetics)
  • Brown University, Providence, RI. USA (Sept ‘05- May ‘07): Masters in Public Health
  • McGill University, Montreal, Canada (Sept ‘00 – June ‘05): Bachelors in Science in Microbiology and Immunology

CAREER OVERVIEW

  • Cardiff University’s Centre for Trials Research, Cardiff, UK (August '17-present): Research Fellow-Statistics
  • Cardiff University’s Centre for Trials Research, Cardiff, UK (Oct’16-August '17): Research Associate-Statistics
  • Imperial College’s Clinical Trials Unit-Cancer, London, UK (Jan’15-May’16): Research Fellow-Clinical Trials Statistician
  • Imperial College’s Department of Surgery and Cancer Epigenetics Unit, London, UK (May’11-Dec ‘14): Postdoctoral Research Associate in Bioinformatics and Biostatistics-Career break 12/2013-5/2014 for Birth of Child
  • Brown University’s Center for Population Health & Clinical Epidemiology, Providence, RI, USA  (June’07-August‘08): Research Assistant
  • Thesis Research at the Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA (January’06-May’07): Principal Researcher of a primary data collection cohort study
  • Lifespan-a Rhode Island, Miriam, Newport and Bradley Hospitals partner. Strategic Planning Department, Providence, RI, USA (July ’05-May’07): Healthcare Planner and Strategic Analyst Intern
  • The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/UMDNJ, New Brunswick, NJ, USA (May 03 – Aug '03, June 02 – Aug ’02): Laboratory Technician

Honours and awards

  • Member of Bloodwise Clinical Trials Committee (Aug’18-present)
  • Co-I CRUK Clinical Research Committee - Clinical Trials Unit - Programme Award Core funding £5.5million (Sep ‘18-Sep ’23)
  • Cardiff University FLICR fellow - Aspiring Fellowships fast-track initiative £7000 (Mar ’17-Feb’19)
  • Co-I NIHR Research Methods Fellowship and Internship £88,856.52 (Award Ref: NIHR–RMFI–2015–06-08:                   June’15-August '17)
  • Faculty panel ECMC Junior Investigator Network Group: Training the Next Generation (Jan’16)
  • Fellowship award for the 23th Congress of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Barcelona £500       (Sept’11)

Academic positions

  • Cardiff University’s Centre for Trials Research, Cardiff, UK (August '17-present): Research Fellow-Statistics
  • Cardiff University’s Centre for Trials Research, Cardiff, UK (Oct’16-August '17): Research Associate-Statistics
  • Imperial College’s Clinical Trials Unit-Cancer, London, UK (Jan’15-May’16): Research Fellow-Clinical Trials Statistician
  • Imperial College’s Department of Surgery and Cancer Epigenetics Unit, London, UK (May’11-Dec ‘14): Postdoctoral Research Associate in Bioinformatics and Biostatistics-Career break 12/2013-5/2014 for Birth of Child
  • Brown University’s Center for Population Health & Clinical Epidemiology, Providence, RI, USA  (June’07-August‘08): Research Assistant

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