People

Dr Joanne O’Beirne-Elliman

Research Facilitator

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Joanne O’Beirne-Elliman is a Research Facilitator within the Primary Care Clinical Research and Trials Unit. Joanne is facilitating with the recruitment of portfolio adopted, commercial and non-commercial internal and external studies.

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8740

Email j.l.obeirne@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jim Parle

Professor Jim Parle

Professor of Primary Care & Assistant in General Practice

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Jim Parle is Professor of Primary Care, leads the Cancer team within PCCS, and is Course director for the Physician Assistant PGDip progamme. 

Jim’s main activity in his 20 years as an academic has been in education, leading on the introduction of a major community based teaching strand within the MBChB course; championing the place of non-biosciences such as ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6420

Email j.v.parle@bham.ac.uk

Dr Claire Radford

Dr Claire Radford

Research Management and Governance Facilitator

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Claire is part of the Quality Assurance team she provides training and advice to clinical research teams on regulations governing clinical trials.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9119

Email c.r.radford@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sandeep Randhawa

Senior Clinical Tutor

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sandeep Singh Randhawa is an Academic General Practitioner with an interest in medical education and simulation training. He is currently working alongside the ISU and Community Based Medicine teams at the University. He also facilitates at the Hollier Simulation Centre and works part-time as a Salaried GP for the Vitality Partnership.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3346

Email s.s.randhawa@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sabi Redwood

Dr Sabi Redwood

Honorary Senior Research Fellow PCCS

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sabi Redwood is a Research Fellow in Medical Sociology working in applied health research on the NIHR Birmingham and Black Country Collaborations in Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) http://medweb4.bham.ac.uk/websites/bcra/clahrc/index.htm. She is the CLAHRC academic lead for Patient and Public Involvement.

She has a background in paediatric nursing ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8973

Email s.redwood@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jonathan Reinarz

Professor Jonathan Reinarz

Director, The History of Medicine Unit

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Prof. Jonathan Reinarz is the Director of The History of Medicine Unit. He is Professor of the History of Medicine.

He has published extensively on the history of hospitals and medical education, including a history of the Birmingham teaching hospitals (Boydell, 2009) and, with Professor Graham Mooney (Johns Hopkins) a history of hospital and asylum visiting (2009). ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8122

Email j.reinarz@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Karen Reynolds (née Barry)

Manager, Interactive Studies Unit

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Karen holds a degree in Communication Processes. She joined the Department of Primary Care and General Practice at the University of Birmingham in September 2001. Karen is the first point of contact with the ISU if you have a training need to discuss or would like to book some role players. As well as co-ordinating the role play team Karen is also involved with recruitment, training and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8534

Email k.reynolds@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Andrea Roalfe

Head of Statistics

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Andrea Roalfe is the Head of Statistics in the Primary Care Clinical Sciences unit of the School of Health and Population Sciences

Andrea is an applied medical statistician experienced in analysing large observational studies and clinical trials. She provides a statistical consultancy service to senior academics in Primary Care Clinical Sciences and also assists junior ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7077

Email a.k.roalfe@bham.ac.uk

Dr Lesley Roberts

Senior Lecturer and Course Director BMedSc Population Sciences and Humanities

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Lesley Roberts is a Senior Lecturer and Director of the Intercalated suite of BMedSc programmes in Population Sciences and Humanities. She is also a Year Tutor for the MBChB programme currently supporting students in the first year of the programme. She retains an active research portfolio in the areas of chronic disease management in primary care with special interests in Irritable ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3356

Email l.m.roberts@bham.ac.uk

Mr Ronan Ryan

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Ronan is particularly interested in the use of electronic patient records for research and has over 10 years’ experience in the use of large primary care databases (CPRD/GPRD, QResearch and THIN).

website http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/thin


His longer term aims are:
- to develop and make publicly available appropriate methods ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7864

Email r.p.ryan@bham.ac.uk