Research Themes

Oncology

Qualifications

PhD, MPH, BEc

Dr Karen Bracken

Clinical Trials Program Manager - Oncology

Dr Karen Bracken joined the CTC in 2005 and has held various roles in trial operations, data management and data systems.

Karen currently works as the Program Manager for oncology trials alongside Anthony Jaworski and has also previously worked in diabetes trials. She has extensive expertise in both project and team management and has led trials domestically and internationally. Her research interests include improving the efficiency of trial operations through methodological research.

In 2016, Karen won the Sydney Medical School Award for Exceptional Performance by Professional Staff. Her Ph.D., entitled “Enrolling men in clinical trials: An analysis of recruitment strategies and processes in the T4DM diabetes prevention trial” was awarded in 2019.