John Norrie is a medical statistician and clinical trialist, dedicated to improving health through randomised trials. John has led academic Clinical Trials Units in Aberdeen and Edinburgh, having started his career in Glasgow. John is involved in global health initiatives and chairs various national funding boards, and provides independent oversight for landmark trials. John was elected Fellow Society for Clinical Trials (2015) and Faculty Public Health (2018). John is fascinated by using randomised designs not just in medicine but in business, education, and justice; and is happiest when advising on trial design, and when wandering in the beautiful Scottish cities and countryside.