Nicolai’s current role is within the PARROT Ireland trial, she is the national study monitor. She has responsibility for monitoring data in order to maintain consistency and high standards across all sites.
Nicolai is a graduate of University College Cork (UCC) in both general Nursing and Midwifery. She has completed a research masters in the area of coagulation in pregnancy. Nicolai has vast research experience, including national and global multicentre studies. She started her research career in 2007 as the midwife coordinator of the SCOPE study in Cork University Maternity Hospital.
2017-Present PARROT Ireland trial study monitor, INFANT Centre, UCC
2017-2018 PARROT Ireland trial project manager, INFANT Centre, UCC
2013-2018 Global Clinical Research Coordinator of IMPROvED study
2011-2013 Midwife Cork University Maternity Hospital
2009-2011 MSc by research at University College Cork
2007-2011 Research midwife coordinator of SCOPE study
2005-2006 BSc in Nursing at University College Cork
2005-2007 Midwife Erinville Hospital Cork and Cork University Maternity Hospital
2003-2005 HDip in Midwifery at University College Cork
2001-2003 General Nurse Cork University Hospital and Killarney Community Hospital