Grove Front Entrance

Dr Kym Carter

Senior Research Officer, Health Data Science

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 606372

Email address

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Welsh language proficiency

Basic Welsh Speaker

Research Links

Office - 211
Second Floor
Institute of Life Science 2
Singleton Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Kym Thorne is a Senior Research Officer at Swansea Trials Unit (STU) which is based in the Swansea University Medical School.

She is responsible for the management of high-profile clinical trials managed by STU in her role as Senior Trials Manager. Kym has worked in research since 1999 with her first role based in the Welsh Blood Service investigating haemochromatosis. Since then she has progressed into health services research at Swansea University and has applied her clinical trial management skills to a range of specialties including gastroenterology, cancer, diabetes, trauma and dermatology.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Clinical trial management
  • Observational studies
  • Health services research
  • Data analysis
  • Patient and Public Involvement