GAiT Director Dr. Jacqueline Barry
Dr. Barry is Chief Clinical Officer of the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, a UK centre of excellence for cell and gene therapy development. Previously, she was Head of Regulatory Affairs there. Dr. Barry has also worked at the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service in a number of senior quality and regulatory positions, including acting as Responsible Person and Qualified Person. Before that she held a number of academic posts studying neuromuscular regeneration. She has experience in the development, translation, clinical trial and approval of cell based medicinal products and therapies in the UK and EU.
Dr. Barry succeeded Prof. Hyllner as GAiT Director after he retired in November 2017.