Clinical Lecturer in General Surgery
Wellcome Trust Postdoctoral Clinician Scientist
Andrew Beggs is a Clinical Lecturer in General Surgery in the School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham. He currently holds a Wellcome Trust Postdoctoral Fellowship for Clinician Scientists.
His major research interests include colorectal cancer biology and translational medicine. He has published articles in The Lancet, Gut, Journal of Pathology and PLoS ...
Dr Andrew Bell is a Research Fellow in the Department of Cancer Studies. His research focuses on the biology of Epstein-Barr virus, a widespread herpes virus associated with a number of human malignancies. He works closely with Prof. Martin Rowe and Prof. Alan Rickinson, and his work is funded by several grants from Cancer Research UK.
Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research Bennett Senior Fellow
Gavin Bendle is a Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research Bennett Senior Fellow in the School of Cancer Sciences and a member of the Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy Centre (CIIC).
He has recently joined the School to establish his own research group that aims to contribute towards the development of adoptive immunotherapy of cancer, with a particular focus on T cell ...
Reader in Epithelial Biology
Professor of Biostatistics, School of Cancer Sciences
Biostatistics Lead and Assistant Director, Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit
Lucinda Billingham is Professor of Biostatistics within the School of Cancer Sciences and the School of Health and Population Sciences at the University of Birmingham. She is Biostatistics Lead and Assistant Director at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit at Birmingham which runs an extensive portfolio of phase I to III clinical trials. She is also the Director of the MRC Midland Hub for ...
Chair of Experimental Haematology
Constanze is a Professor within the School of Cancer Sciences and has spent her career engaged in research in the field of gene regulation in the hematopoietic system.
Constanze has published more than 100 papers in the field of gene regulation and holds programme grants from the BBSRC and Leukaemia Lymphoma Research, several studentships as well as project grants ...
CRCTU Director of Operations, Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit
Dr Sarah Bowden is the Director of Operations at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU) at the University of Birmingham.
She has a specific interest in cancer clinical trials research and is co-author on 7 clinical trial publications.
Elizabeth Brettell is the Renal Trials Portfolio Manager at the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU).
Elizabeth has worked at BCTU since 1998 co-ordinating large randomised controlled clinical trials in Alzheimer’s Disease, Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, women’s health and renal disease.
Clinical Trial Co-ordinator
Dr Brookes is an historian by training. Having spent most of her academic life studying in the North West she returned to her home city of Birmingham where she became involved in medical research. She lives with her partner Martyn and their goldfish!
Senior Research Fellow
Rik Bryan qualified in Medicine at the University of Birmingham and subsequently entered surgical training. After completing a PhD in bladder cancer biology he became a Specialist Registrar in Urology. After 3-years as a Specialist Registrar, Rik left clinical urology to assist with the set-up of the Bladder Cancer Prognosis Programme in the Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and ...