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Professor Peymane Adab

Professor Peymane Adab

Professor of Chronic Disease Epidemiology & Public Health

Peymané’s research interests are twofold, including behavioural epidemiology (specifically childhood obesity prevention) and chronic disease epidemiology (focusing on the epidemiology of COPD). She holds major grants in these areas from the National Institute of Health Research, and in the past from the Medical Research Council.

Peymané also takes an ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3777

Email p.adab@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Susan Bayliss

Mrs Susan Bayliss

Information Specialist

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Sue Bayliss is an information specialist who for the past 10 years has worked within the information support team in the Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Birmingham, developing search strategies to identify appropriate research literature for systematic reviews. These have included Cochrane reviews as well as many health technology assessment ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7914

Email s.bayliss@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Louise Bentham

Mrs Louise Bentham

Project Manager

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Louise Bentham is an experienced clinical research nurse and project manager with a background in clinical epidemiology, old age psychiatry, learning disability and group work.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6805

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

Mrs Beth Boddice

Mrs Beth Boddice

Research Associate (Analyst)

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Beth Boddice is a research associate (analyst) at the National Institute for Health Research Horizon Scanning Centre (NIHR HSC). The NIHR HSC provides early warning to the Department of Health of new and emerging health technologies which may require evaluation, consideration of clinical and cost impact, or modification of clinical guidance.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9074

Email b.boddice@bham.ac.uk

Mr Philip Breen

Research Associate (Analyst)

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Philip joined the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre in August 2012 as a Research Associate (Analyst) and is a member of the pharmaceutical team. He graduated from the University of Liverpool in 2008 with an honours degree in Anatomy and Human Biology. Philip is also a qualified physiotherapist having completed his MSc in Physiotherapy at the University of Birmingham in 2011.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6768

Email p.m.breen@bham.ac.uk

Dr Yen-Fu Chen

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Yen-Fu Chen is a Research Fellow in Systematic Review and Quality Improvement. He joined the research team led by Professor Richard Lilford in 2010 and is currently working with the West Midlands Quality Institute on research related to quality improvement in health care.

Yen-Fu previously worked as a systematic reviewer in the West Midlands Health Technology Assessment ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6095

Email y.chen.3@bham.ac.uk

Professor KK Cheng

Professor KK Cheng

Professor of Public Health and Primary Care

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

KK Cheng (郑家强) has been Professor at the University of Birmingham since 1995. His main interests are in the epidemiology, prevention and control of important non-communicable diseases, and the development of primary care in China.

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Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6757

Email k.k.cheng@bham.ac.uk

Mr Peter Chilton

Research Associate

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Peter Chilton is a research associate in Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, working under Professor Richard Lilford.

He assists in the research of Prof Lilford, performing literature retrieval and searches in support of paper writing and grant applications; conducting data analysis; production of data-tables; proof-reading; etc. He has also contributed to a number of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8288

Email p.j.chilton@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Joanne Clarke

Mrs Joanne Clarke

Research Associate

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Joanne Clarke is Research Associate on the WAVES Study (West Midlands ActiVe lifestyle and healthy Eating in School children study).

Joanne is particularly interested in the effect that the school environment and ethos has on children’s health and lifestyle choices.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8060

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

Mr Andreas Constantinou

Programme Officer – NIHR CLAHRC for Birmingham & Black Country

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Andreas Constantinou is Programme Officer for the Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Birmingham and Black Country (CLAHRC-BBC).

As CLAHRC Programme Officer, Andreas plans, manages and supports the development of CLAHRC activities, working closely with the Programme Manager, Director and Knowledge, Communications and Engagement Manager.

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Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9079

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