Chief Investigator Team

R4RA Chief Investigator

Professor Costantino Pitzalis MD PhD FRCP

Professor of Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology

Director Arthritis Research UK Experimental Arthritis Treatment Centre
Head of Centre for Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology
2nd Floor, Sir John Vane Science Centre
William Harvey Research Institute
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Charterhouse Square
London EC1M 6BQ
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 8191 (Direct Line)
Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 8192 (PA Mrs Janice Haycocks)
Fax: +44 (0)20 7882 8250


R4RA Team


Dr Frances Humby MRCP PhD
Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Rheumatology
Barts Health NHS Trust

Costantino Pitzalis

Frances Humby

The R4-RA trial is funded by the MRC-NIHR Efficacy and
Mechanism Evaluation Programme