People

 

Dr Amanda Farley

Dr Amanda Farley

Lecturer in Epidemiology

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Amanda Farley (nee Parsons) has worked as a research fellow at the University of Birmingham since 2003. Her research has centred around treatment for and health effects of smoking cessation. More recently, she has been developing interests in the area of supportive care for cancer survivors.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8611

Email a.c.farley@bham.ac.uk

Ms Rebecca Fellows

Ms Rebecca Fellows

Horizon Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Rebecca Fellows is a Horizon 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 9107

Email r.e.fellows@bham.ac.uk

Dr Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano

Dr Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano is a methodologist working in the Medical Test and Biomarker Evaluation Research Group, led by Prof. Jon Deeks. Her main research focus is developing the methods for evaluating the clinical effectiveness of diagnostic tests.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7691

Email l.ferrantediruffano@bham.ac.uk

Dr Clare Frobisher

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Clare Frobisher is a Research Fellow on the British Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (BCCSS). 

Clare has published over 20 research papers in scientific journals and presented her work at several International and European conferences on the late effects of childhood cancer.

Her work from the BCCSS has explored the following areas of research in ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8158

Email c.frobisher@bham.ac.uk

Ms Janette Fulton

Senior Horizon Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Janette joined The NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre in January 2008 and is currently working as part of a team which concentrates on identifying emerging MedTechs including devices and diagnostics.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7658

Email j.fulton@bham.ac.uk

Mr Matthew Fung

Mr Matthew Fung

Senior Analyst (Research Fellow)

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Matt Fung is a senior analyst with a particular interest in pharmaceuticals at the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre.

Matt has recently led on the re-development of the NIHR HSC’s information systems, and is also an active member of Oversight and Governance Committee, and Technical Sugroup of UK PharmaScan – a new national database to track new and emerging ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5340

Email m.fung@bham.ac.uk

Miss Tracey Genus

Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Tracey Genus is a Horizon analyst for the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8991

Email t.s.e.genus@bham.ac.uk

Mr Alan Girling

Reader in Medical Statistics

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Alan Girling has published research papers in Statistical Methodology, Applied Statistics and Health Economics, and has contributed to many medical research projects.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7495

Email a.j.girling@bham.ac.uk

Dr Tania Griffin

Dr Tania Griffin

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Tania is a Research Fellow on the WAVES study (West Midlands ActiVe lifestyle and healthy Eating in School children study).

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8063

Email t.l.griffin.1@bham.ac.uk

Louisa Hamilton

Senior Analyst
EuroScan network coordinator

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Louisa joined the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre in October 2011 and is a member of the NIHR HSC MedTech team.  Louisa is also the network co-ordinator for Euroscan – the International Information Network on New and Emerging Health Technologies, a collaborative network of member agencies for the exchange of information on important emerging new drugs, devices, procedures, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7656

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