Gavin Olorenshaw

Information Systems Assistant / Lancashire Clinical Trials Unit

Faculty of Health and Wellbeing

Brook Building, BB427

+44 (0) 1772 89 1770

Subject Areas: Computing, Health

Gavin is an Information Systems Assistant for the Lancashire Clinical Trials Unit. His role is to support and provide assistance in the construction and maintenance of research information management systems for Lancashire CTU.

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Gavin is responsible for providing technical support and guidance in the effective use of research data systems(s), in line with the responsibilities of the CTU and established business processes. He will provide support with the roll out of research information management systems (REDCap) and will assist in supporting the maintenance and development of the IT infrastructure within the CTU.

Prior to joining Lancashire CTU Gavin worked as an Infrastructure Solutions Engineer for a large supply chain business in Chorley. In this role Gavin provided 2nd line support to the organisation around Database, Networking and Reporting issues. Gavin has industry experience working with products such as Microsoft SQL Server, VMware, Solarwinds monitoring solutions and Arcserve Backup and Replication.


  • ICONS II - Identifying Continence Options after Stroke


  • BSc (Hons) Multimedia Computing – UCLan (2011 - 2014)
  • Agile A3 Award Certification (2014)
  • Microsoft Excel Core Level Certification (2016)
  • Microsoft Word Core Level Certification (2016)
  • Arcserve UDP and RHA Certification (2016/17)