Staff in the School of Cancer Sciences

 

Miss Natalie Ives

Miss Natalie Ives

Assistant Director of BCTU, Senior Statistician

Natalie Ives is Assistant Director of the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU), and leads the Statistics team within the Unit.

Natalie has published many research papers in scientific journals in the fields of Parkinson’s disease, renal disease, melanoma and HIV. She is a co-applicant on a number of grants from the NIHR HTA programme.

She is ...

Professor Nicholas James

Professor Nicholas James

Professor Of Clinical Oncology

Professor James is Professor of Clinical Oncology at the University of Birmingham and Consultant in Clinical Oncology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital specialising in urological oncology.

Professor Philip Johnson

Professor Philip Johnson

Professor of Oncology & Translational Research, Director of the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit

Philip is Professor of Oncology & Translational Research at the School of Cancer Sciences in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. He has published over 290 research papers in scientific journals as well as nearly 200 reviews and book chapters in the fields of hepatobiliary cancer, clinical trials and biomarkers.

He has led one of the largest cancer trials units ...

Professor Pamela Kearns

Professor Pamela Kearns

Professor of Clinical Paediatric Oncology
Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Oncology

Pamela Kearns is Professor of Clinical Paediatric Oncology in the School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham and an Honorary Consultant at the Birmingham Children’s Hospital. She is Director of the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit in the School of Cancer Sciences and is on the Executive Board of the European Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP-E) and the Executive Board of ...

Professor Sean Kehoe

Professor Sean Kehoe

Lawson Tait Profesessor of Gynaecological Cancer

Sean Kehoe is a clinical academic managing the treatment of gynaecological cancers and precancers in women. He has over 20 years experience in these areas. His clinical work is based at City Hospital in Birmingham.

Dr James Last

Dr James Last

Research Fellow

James Last is a postdoctoral Research Fellow in the School of Cancer Sciences working in the laboratory of Professor Malcolm Taylor.

Dr Sarah Lauder

Sarah Lauder is a postdoctoral Research Fellow working within the Research group of Professor Paul Moss.

Mrs Elizabeth Lawson

Data Manager

Elizabeth Lawson is a Data Manager within the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit.

Dr Steven Lee

Dr Steven Lee

Senior Research Fellow

Steven Lee is a Senior Research Fellow in the School of Cancer Sciences. He has over 20 years experience of working on cellular immune responses to viruses and human cancer with particular emphasis on Epstein-Barr virus-associated tumours. He is an enthusiastic communicator and teacher on the theme of immune-based therapies for cancer presenting his work to both academics and the general public.

Dr Heather Long

Dr Heather Long

Research Fellow

Dr Heather Long is a Kay Kendall Leukaemia Fund Research Fellow in the School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham.

Heather has published a number of research papers on the immune response to Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). Her long-term interest is in developing immune-based therapies for the treatment of EBV-associated and non virus-associated lymphomas. In ...