People

 

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

Miss Marie Harte

Horizon Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Marie Harte joined the National Institute for Health Research Horizon Scanning Centre (NIHR HSC) in January 2014 as a Horizon Analyst. Marie graduated from the Master of Public Health (Nutrition) programme at University College Dublin in 2013. Prior to that, Marie graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with an honours degree in Human Nutrition.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5352

Email m.h.harte@bham.ac.uk

Professor Mike Hawkins

Professor Mike Hawkins

Professor of Epidemiology

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Mike Hawkins is Professor of Epidemiology and Director of the Centre for Childhood Cancer Survivors Studies.

Mike has published over 100 papers in peer-reviewed scientific and clinical journals mostly relating to the long-term health and social consequences of being treated for cancer. He has received programme grant funding from Cancer Research UK, the Kay Kendall ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7924

Email m.m.hawkins@bham.ac.uk

Dr Karla Hemming

Senior Lecturer

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Karla Hemming is a senior lecturer in biostatistics. Her research interests include perinatal epidemiology, meta-analysis, missing data and cluster trials. 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2955

Email k.hemming@bham.ac.uk

Mr Simon Jenkins

Mr Simon Jenkins

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Simon’s current research project aims to improve the provision of information to patients who are participating (or considering participating) in clinical trials. He will help to develop a template for an electronic, unfolding information sheet, which will allow patients to access as much or as little information as they wish. The project also includes a pilot qualitative study, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7483

Email s.p.jenkins@bham.ac.uk

Dr Laura Jones

Dr Laura Jones

Lecturer in Qualitative and Mixed-Methods Applied Health Research

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Laura Jones is a Lecturer in the School of Health and Population Sciences and has multi-disciplinary health related research and teaching experience. She has significant expertise in tobacco control research, and in her previous role as a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Nottingham led the development of a programme of mixed-methods research aiming to reduce disadvantaged ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3024

Email l.l.jones@bham.ac.uk

Dr Rachel Jordan

Dr Rachel Jordan

Senior Lecturer & NIHR Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Rachel Jordan is a Senior Lecturer in Public Health, Epidemiology & Biostatistics. Her role focuses mainly on epidemiological and health services research of COPD for which she holds an NIHR post-doctoral research fellowship.

With other investigators she is also currently in receipt of a £2m NIHR programme grant on COPD and several other related primary ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6775

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

Miss Kiya Kelleher

Miss Kiya Kelleher

Research Assistant

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Kiya Kelleher is Research Assistant on the WAVES Study (West Midlands ActiVe lifestyle and healthy Eating in School children study).

Kiya is particularly interested in the effect of food habits and parent feeding styles on the weight status of children.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8962

Email k.kelleher@bham.ac.uk

Ms Sara Kenyon

Ms Sara Kenyon

Senior Lecturer

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Sara Kenyon is a maternity researcher (midwife by background) and national policy maker with a proven track record of successful funding and delivery of clinical trials.

Sara is currently leading two RCT’s in maternity care.

HOLDS- which is a pilot for a larger trial of high versus standard dose oxytocin for delay in labour for nulliparous women ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9063

Email s.kenyon@bham.ac.uk

Dr Emma Lancashire

Dr Emma Lancashire

Senior Research Fellow / Trial Coordinator

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Emma Lancashire is currently the trial coordinator for a cluster randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of an obesity prevention intervention in primary school age children. Prior to that she was the research manager for the British Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, a long term follow up study of the survivors of childhood cancer.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3999

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