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 ...

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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.

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Mrs Nicole Andrews

Doctoral Researcher

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

PhD Title: Exploring discourse of health for African Caribbean women with regard to body shape and size

Supervisors: Professor Sheila Greenfield, Dr Sabi Redwood and Dr William Drever

Nicole Andrews is a Doctoral Researcher in the School of Health and Population Sciences at the University of Birmingham. Her research area is applied health research with specific ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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