Eileen Bisley

Eileen Bisley

Managing Director 
MN, Grad.DipBus.S.

Eileen is the Managing Director of Clinical Trials New Zealand Ltd. She has 25 years of experience across the phases of drug development from a clinical trials perspective, clinical trials co-ordination plus Ethics review experience. Eileen has worked in both the public and private health sectors. Her experience also includes expertise in managing industry sponsored trials.

2017 Eileen is convenor and member of the executive committee of the NZ Association of Clinical Research (NZACRes).

Dr John Moodie

Dr John Moodie 

Medical Director
MB.Ch.B., Dip Obst., F.R.C.A (Eng), F.A.N.Z.C.A

John is the Medical Director of Clinical Trials New Zealand Ltd. He is a former specialist anaesthetist and he has been involved in clinical trials with CTNZ since 1989. John has been principal investigator in multiple studies. His research interests have involved acute and chronic pain. Further interests have included paediatric anaesthetists and positions with various committees including The Northern Y Ethics Committee, of which John was vice chairperson. John has been instrumental in establishing CTNZ as an internationally recognised site.

Dr John Currie Investigator  MB.Ch.B F.A.N.Z.C.A

Dr John Currie

Principle Investigator
MB.Ch.B, F.A.N.Z.C.A 

John is a Principle Investigator for Clinical Trials New Zealand Ltd. His specialty areas include anaesthesia and pain management of which he brings valuable expertise. Dr Currie has worked with CTNZ since 1995 and has been a Principle Investigator and Sub-Investigator on multiple pain studies. 

2010 Appointment: Chairman of the Clinical Committee at Braemar Private Hospital.

Prof. Marius Rademaker

Prof. Marius Rademaker

Principle Investigator, Director of Dermatology Trials
BM(Soton), FRCP(Edin), FRACP, DM

Prof. Rademaker completed his postgraduate training in dermatology at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, and the Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, after qualifying from Southampton University Medical School (United Kingdom). He worked as a consultant dermatologist for the Glasgow Area Health Board, before emigrating to New Zealand in 1991 as Director of Speciality Surgery, Health Waikato.

Mr Thodur Vasudevan

Mr Thodur Vasudevan

Principle Investigator, Director of Vascular Trials
FRCS, FRACS (Vascular)

Mr Vasudevan is a vascular surgeon and Principle Investigator for current vascular trials. His present position is Director of Vascular surgery at Health Waikato and Director of Vascular Ultrasound Lab.

Mr Neville Strick

Principle Investigator, Orthopedic Surgeon
MBChB, FRACS (Ortho)

Mr Steve McChesney

Investigator, Orthopedic Surgeon
BHB, MBChB, Dip Sports Med, FRACS (Orth)

Mr Chris O’Meeghan

Investigator, Orthopedic surgeon
MB ChB 1988 Otago, FRACS 1997

Mr Stewart Hardy

Investigator, Orthopedic surgeon
MB ChB 1985 Otago; FRACS 1992

Bheema Patil

Mr Bheema Patil

MS (ophth), FRCS Ed, FRANZCO, PG Dip MS

Stephen Guest

Mr Stephen Guest


Rob Carpenter

Dr Rob Carpenter

Sub Investigator
MB.Ch.B., Dip Obst., F.R.C.A (Eng) F.A.N.Z.C.A


CTNZ has highly trained and skilled staff who have expertise in conducting clinical trials as well as special expertise in dosing, intravenous and infusion therapies.  CTNZ staff have experience in the monitoring of participants involved in clinical trials.