Staff

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 Jonathan Herington

Mr Jonathan Herington

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Jonathan Herington is a Research Fellow in Bioethics and Philosophy working on the SURVEILLE project with Professor Heather Draper. His research interests are centred on health security, with particular reference to the provision of healthcare in emergency contexts and the global allocation of resources to global public health emergencies.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7398

Email j.herington@bham.ac.uk

Dr Alistair Hewison

Senior Lecturer

Nursing

Alistair Hewison has worked at the University of Birmingham since 2001 and undertaken a number of roles including Head of the School of Health Sciences, Head of Nursing and Director of Postgraduate Studies.  He has published widely on nursing, management and policy in scholarly journals and book chapters.

His background in health care as a charge nurse and manager ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3620

Email a.hewison@bham.ac.uk

Mr Nicholas Hilken

IT Coordinator

School of Cancer Sciences

Nick Hilken has been the IT Co-ordinator for the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) programming team since 2002.

The programming team creates and supports bespoke database applications for the trials run by the unit. These are typically SQL Server/ASP.NET systems for large, multi centre/international phase 3 studies.

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 9121

Email n.h.hilken@bham.ac.uk

Dr James Hodgkinson

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

James Hodgkinson is a Research Fellow in the Department of Primary Care Clinical Sciences.

He has pursued a career in research through the varied fields of medical, social and even historical research, in academia and the civil service, utilising a wide range of quantitative and qualitative research methodologies over many different projects, but has increasingly ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8842

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

Mr Roger Holder

Medical Statistician

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Roger Holder is Head of Statistics in the Primary Care Clinical Sciences unit of the School of Health and Population Sciences.

He has published over 200 research papers and two books in the general area of Applied and Medical Statistics.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6368

Email r.l.holder@bham.ac.uk

Mr Mark Hughes

Mr Mark Hughes

Lecturer

Nursing

Mark Hughes teaches on the undergraduate nursing programme (B700), and is also the Admissions Tutor for the programme. He teaches on the following modules: Community Care

Mark is the module leader for the BNurs modules of Public Health and Long-term conditions, where students have supported clinical placements in community and hospital settings, which involves ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7502

Email m.j.hughes@bham.ac.uk

Dr Ghaiath Mohamed Abas Hussein

Dr Ghaiath Mohamed Abas Hussein

Doctoral Researcher

School of Health and Population Sciences

PhD title: Ethical issues related to the research undertaken during armed conflicts. Case study of Darfur, west Sudan.

Supervisors: Prof Angus Dawson (Lead), and Prof Heather Draper

Ghaiath Hussein is a doctoral researcher in Medicine, Ethics, Society and History (MESH)at the School of Population and Health Sciences. His work primarily focuses on the ethical issues that ...

Telephone +44 (0)7907731427

Email gmh232@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Jackie Ingram

Nurse Team Lead

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Jackie Ingram is Nurse Team Lead in the Primary Care Clinical Research & Trials Unit. Her role at the unit involves providing overall managerial responsibility for the clinical nurses within the facilitation team.

Jackie’s extensive experience of nursing, primary care research and clinical trials management, enables her to offer operational and clinical ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4791

Email j.t.ingram@bham.ac.uk

Professor Fiona Irvine

Professor Fiona Irvine

Head of Nursing, Jenny Jones Chair in Nursing

Nursing

Fiona Irvine is the Jenny Jones Chair of Nursing and Head of Nursing. 

Fiona’s research is primarily focused on the organisation and delivery of health and nursing services and she has published widely in this area. She has secured major research funding from the National Institute of Health Research, the Welsh Government and various other bodies to support ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8599

Email f.e.irvine@bham.ac.uk