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Dr Kevin Whitehead

Dr Kevin Whitehead

Lecturer in Neuropharmacology

Neurobiology

Kevin Whitehead is a lecturer in the Neuropharmacology team, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and principal investigator of the Pain Signalling Group.

Kevin has extensive experience of in vivomonitoring of neurochemistry and his current research is aimed towards an understanding the role of central neuroinflammatory processes in chronic pain. This is ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4521

Email k.j.whitehead@bham.ac.uk

Dr Asma Yahyouche

Dr Asma Yahyouche

Academic Practitioner

Pharmacy and Therapeutics

Asma is an Academic Practitioner and is part of the team developing the Pharmacy Programmes within the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. She will be teaching Pharmacy Practice on the M Pharm course in addition to managing Community Pharmacy and industrial placements.

Asma is a Community Pharmacist Manager and a pre-registration pharmacist trainee program ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7985

Email a.yahyouche@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Sharon Yates

Research Associate

Neurobiology

Sharon Yates is currently a Research Associate in the Dementia Research Group, working in collaboration with Dr. Zsuzsanna Nagy. Her main research interest is the role of cell cycle re-activation of neurons in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease, with a focus on genetic risk factors for loss of cell cycle control.

Telephone +44(0)1214144516

Email s.c.timms@bham.ac.uk

Dr Joyce Yeung

Dr Joyce Yeung

Clinician Scientist in Anaesthesia
NIHR Post Doctoral Fellow

Medical Science and Education

Dr Joyce Yeung is a Clinician Scientist in Anaesthesia and an NIHR Post Doctoral Fellow at the University of Birmingham, and an honorary consultant in anaesthesia and critical care at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.

Dr Joyce Yeung is part of Perioperative, Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Trauma Trials (PACCT) group. Joyce has research interests in both anaesthesia ...

Telephone +44 (0)1213713229

Email j.yeung@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andreas Zaucker

Dr Andreas Zaucker

Research Fellow

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Dr Andreas Zaucker is a Research Fellow in the group of Dr Nils Krone at the School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine.

Andreas’ scientific background is in the use of zebrafish model for functional genomics. He is interested in using zebrafish to learn about the function of genes relevant to human disease. Furthermore, Andreas is interested in the development ...

Telephone +44 7532051781

Email a.zaucker@bham.ac.uk