Rakhi Patel

Respiratory Research Physiologist


Rakhi joined the Research & Development team in December 2013 as a Cardiac & Respiratory Physiologist following on from her post as a Cardiac Physiologist since joining the Trust in October 2004.

Rakhi has experience a wide range of respiratory research studies within the trust working closely with Dr Nordstrom. They have undertaken various advanced respiratory clinical trials over the 4 years, which often offer patients treatment which will enhance their quality of life. Dealing with respiratory conditions can have a major impact on patient’s well-being and so being able to offer these interventional clinical trials is of great importance.

St Peter’s Respiratory Research Team was pointed out to be top respiratory research recruiters for pharmaceutical company by Astra Zeneca in Kent Surrey and Sussex, This accolade is due to their continued dedication to clinical trials and a passion for enhancing the treatment on offer for patients.