Professional Staff

 

Simon Dixon

As Senior Manager of Operations and Strategy, Simon Dixon manages NICM's operations, implementing NICM's strategic plan, further developing our business model and guiding the next phase of development.

Natalie Connor 

Natalie Connor

Ms Connor is NICM's Communications Strategy Manager. Her role is responsible for driving awareness of NICM's research and activities amongst key external and internal audiences and managing NICM's communication channels and platforms.

 

Fiona Creed

Fiona Creed manages the day-to-day administration of NICM and oversees all administrative, space allocation and human resource functions of the organisation.

 

Angelo Di Sapia

Mr Di Sapia is NICM's Commercial Manager. His skill set spans clinical practice, product design and development, research, regulatory affairs, education and course development, business development, sales and team management skills.

 

Dina Vadassery

Dina Vadassery is Laboratory Manager for NICM’s commercial, preclinical and research laboratories. In addition to their day to day operations, he is responsible for the preparation of validation and stability protocols, quotations and work schedules.

Emma Garrett (nee Garcia)

Mrs Garrett joined NICM in 2017 as an Administrative Assistant. She is responsible for supporting NICM executives by carrying out day-to-day general administrative tasks as well as assisting on a variety of key projects.

Kate Corcoran

Ms Corcoran is NICM’s Research Policy Officer. She is responsible for providing support to research projects and collaborations related to policy work in integrative medicine.

 

Melissa Jordana

Melissa Jordana joined NICM in 2018 as an administrative officer. Mrs Jordana provides day-to-day administrative support to all staff and students, as well as travel and expense management for executive staff.

Martha Ibrahim

Ms Ibrahim joined NICM in 2016 as an Analytical Chemist in our Herbal Analysis Laboratory. She brings to her role over eight years of laboratory experience from working previously in the pharmaceutical industry.

Natalie McCarthy 

Natalie McCarthy

Mrs McCarthy is NICM's Administration Coordinator. Natalie manages the day-to-day administration of NICM and oversees all administrative, space allocation and human resource functions at NICM.

 

Rick Romero

Rick Romero joined NICM Health Research Institute in 2018 as the Research Management Officer. In this role he provides preclinical, clinical and translational research support.

Suzannah Bourchier

Suzannah Bourchier

Ms Bourchier is NICM's Clinical Trial Manager. She is provides clinical research support across various NICM projects.