Staff

Professor John Skelton

Professor John Skelton

Professor of Clinical Communication

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

John Skelton is Professor of Clinical Communication. He is also co-Director of the Interactive Studies Unit (ISU) (www.bham.isu.ac.uk), Programme Lead for Quality Assurance and Enhancement for the MBChB Programme, Director of the College Professional Support Unit, and Head of Learning and Teaching for the School of Health and Population Sciences.

He is the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3767

Email j.r.skelton@bham.ac.uk

Miss Angharad Slade

Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Angharad joined the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre in March 2012 and is a member of the NIHR HSC drugs team. 

She graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2011 with an honours degree in Medical Science (Pharmacology).

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9075

Email a.slade@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Joanna Smith

Senior Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Joanna joined the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre in 2007 and is a Senior Analyst with a particular interest in medical devices.

She currently leads engagement with the MedTech industry to identify significant innovative technologies likely to have an impact on the NHS in the next few years.

In addition, Joanna undertook a project looking at new point ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7275

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

Professor Tom Sorahan

Professor of Occupational Epidemiology

Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Tom Sorahan has published more than 60 first-authored peer-reviewed papers on the identification and quantification of occupational cancer risks. 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3644

Email t.m.sorahan@bham.ac.uk

Mr Richard Standage

Mr Richard Standage

Teaching Fellow

Nursing

Richard Standage is a Registered General Nurse and a Registered Children’s Nurse and teaches on the Bachelor of Nursing degree. His main contributions are to the Child Field of Practice modules, but he also contributes to the first year Introduction to Nursing module, the second year Elective, the third year Transition to Professional Practice Module and the programme wide Moving ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3570

Email r.j.standage@bham.ac.uk

Katie Stant

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Katie Stant is the Study Coordinator for the SCOOP study (Screening of Older women for Prevention of Fractures). The study (funded by the MRC and ARC) aims to assess whether a community based screening programme for osteoporosis reduces the incidence of fractures in older women in a manner that is cost-effective, and acceptable to women and GPs. Further information can be obtained ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6510

Email k.e.stant@bham.ac.uk

Professor Andrew Stevens

Professor of Public Health

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Andrew Stevens is Professor of Public Health and former Head of Department and Division (of Primary Care, Public and Occupational Health).

Andrew is interested in Health Services Research including health care needs assessment, health technology assessment and horizon scanning. He has edited the 4 volume Health Care Needs Assessment Series, and the Advanced Handbook of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7413

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

Dr Tim Stokes

Dr Tim Stokes

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Tim is Senior Clinical Lecturer in Primary Care and a General Practitioner.

Tim has worked in public health, academia and at the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) while relishing the challenge of being a part-time GP.

Tim has established through his work with NICE a national profile in health care quality improvement research and development ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3099

Email t.stokes@bham.ac.uk

Dr Helen Stokes-Lampard

Dr Helen Stokes-Lampard

Clinical Senior Lecturer
MSc Primary Care Academic Lead
Academic GP Trainee Lead

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Helen Stokes-Lampard is a GP Principal and Primary Care Academic at the Department of Primary Care, having started here in 2000 as a GP Registrar and progressed through the ranks to her current role.

As Clinical Director of the Primary Care Trials Unit Helen was involved in advising on a diverse range of research projects. Since handing over the reins she has ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2953

Email h.j.stokeslampard@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andrew Sutton

Dr Andrew Sutton

Lecturer

Health Economics

Andrew Sutton is a lecturer in mathematical modelling in the Health Economics Unit at the University of Birmingham.

Andrew was awarded his PhD at Warwick University in 2007 which focused on the mathematical modelling of interventions that target injecting drug users in a prison setting against blood-borne viruses.

Andrew is a module ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8220

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