Staff

Professor Peymane Adab

Professor Peymane Adab

Senior Lecturer in Public Health & Epidemiology

Peymane Adab is a senior clinical lecturer at the University of Birmingham.

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 ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3777

Email p.adab@bham.ac.uk

Mr Syed Ahmed

Mr Syed Ahmed

Analyst Programmer

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Syed Ahmed is Analyst Programmer within an enthusiastic Programming Team that develops databases and management applications for the Primary Care Clinical Research and Trials Unit.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5379

Email s.s.ahmed@bham.ac.uk

Dr Hareth Al-Janabi

Dr Hareth Al-Janabi

Birmingham Fellow

School of Health and Population Sciences

Hareth is an economist with experience in health policy analysis and academic research. Since 2005, he has been involved in research to develop techniques to measure the benefits of healthcare interventions for economic evaluation. He teaches health economics to undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8483

Email h.aljanabi@bham.ac.uk

Mr Lazaros Andronis

Lecturer in Health Economics

Health Economics

Lazaros Andronis is a Lecturer in Health Economics, based in the Health Economics Unit of the College of Medical and Dental Sciences.

In the past, Lazaros has undertaken research on economic evaluations, where he assessed the cost-effectiveness of interventions in areas such as cancer and leukaemia, orthopaedics and cardiovascular disease. In addition to applied research, Lazaros ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3197

Email l.andronis@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jon Ayres OBE

Professor Jon Ayres OBE

Professor of Environmental & Respiratory Medicine

Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Jon Ayres is Professor of Environmental & Respiratory Medicine and Head of the Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

He has published over 300 research papers, reviews and editorials in scientific journals as well as a number of reports for various government departments. These have been in the fields of asthma treatment and management and the influence of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6671

Email j.g.ayres@bham.ac.uk

Dr Ruth Backman

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Ruth is a Research Fellow who is currently working on the BLISS Programme (Birmingham Lung Improvement Studies) and is responsible for the TargetCOPD study that is being run as part of the programme

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5042

Email r.backman@bham.ac.uk

Dr Cara Bailey

Lecturer

Nursing

Cara Bailey is a lecturer in nursing in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. 

Cara’s research maintains a broad interest in the care of people at the end of their lives beyond cancer in palliative and end of life studies and for those who work closely with the dying, the bereaved and the critically ill. She is primarily involved in research activity ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3657

Email c.bailey.2@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Sheila Bailey

Project Officer

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sheila Bailey is currently working as a Project Officer on the Theme 7 BBC CLAHRC (Birmingham and Black Country, Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care) project which is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The project is looking at the Optimisation of the Management of Stroke & TIA. She is primarily responsible for the administration of the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7956

Email s.m.bailey.20@bham.ac.uk

Dr Pelham Barton

Dr Pelham Barton

Reader in Mathematical Modelling
Director of the MSc programme in Health Economics and Health Policy

Health Economics

Pelham Barton is a Reader in Mathematical Modelling in the Health Economics Unit and Director of the MSc programme in Health Economics and Health Policy. He has over 70 publications, of which around 50 are academic papers published in peer-reviewed journals. On almost all of these his contribution was to lead the economic and mathematical modelling aspects of the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3170

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

Ms Sarah Bathers

Ms Sarah Bathers

Deputy Director, Primary Care Clinical Research & Trials Unit (PC-CRTU)

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sarah Bathers is Deputy Director of the Primary Care Clinical Research & Trials Unit. Her role at the unit involves managing a portfolio of Primary Care Clinical Trials and a multidisciplinary team, with day-to-day responsibility for over 59 staff and indirect or partial management of the clinical trials activity of over 77 staff within PCCS, including statisticians, programmers, ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3323

Email s.bathers@bham.ac.uk