Staff in the School of Cancer Sciences


Dr Kelly Handley

Medical Statistician

Kelly is a Medical Statistician working at the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) in the School of Cancer Sciences. She works on clinical trials in the coloproctology portfolio, for example FOxTROT, which is investigating the possible benefits of receiving pre-operative chemotherapy for patients with colon cancer.

Mr Nicholas Hilken

IT Coordinator

Nick Hilken has been the IT Co-ordinator for the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) programming team since 2002.

The programming team creates and supports bespoke database applications for the trials run by the unit. These are typically SQL Server/ASP.NET systems for large, multi centre/international phase 3 studies.

Dr Andrew Hislop

Dr Andrew Hislop

Senior Research Fellow

Andrew Hislop is a viral immunologist with an interest in how T lymphocytes control oncogenic human viruses and how these viruses evade recognition and clearance by such immune effectors. His studies focus on Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus, Epstein-Barr virus and Merkel cell virus.

Dr Maarten Hoogenkamp

Dr Maarten Hoogenkamp

Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research Bennett Fellow

Maarten Hoogenkamp is a Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research Bennett Fellow. He joined the School of Cancer Sciences in summer 2012 to establish his own independent research group.

His research focuses on the dynamic interplay between transcription factor complexes and the chromatin, how this regulates cellular identity during differentiation, and how these interactions change during ...

Mr Andrew Howman

Medical Statistician

Andrew is a Medical Statistician working in Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit