Staff

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

Dr Sue Jowett

Senior Lecturer In Health Economics / Health Economic Modelling

Health Economics

Sue Jowett is a Senior Lecturer in the Health Economics Unit and is an Honorary Research Fellow at the Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre at Keele University.

Her current role is to lead the health economics research within studies undertaken by the Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre at Keele University, as part of a formal collaboration between the Health ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7898

Email s.jowett@bham.ac.uk

Mr Thomas Keeley

Mr Thomas Keeley

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Thomas is a research fellow on the PARTNERS2 project aimed at developing a system of collaborative care for people with severe mental illness.  Within this project his focus is on the development of a core outcome set for use in mental health trials involving people with schizophrenia or bipolar in a community based setting.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8590

Email t.j.h.keeley@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

Reader in Evidence Based Maternity Care

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 Humera (Meena) Khan

Dr Humera (Meena) Khan

Programme Manager

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Meena Khan is the programme manager on the PARTNERS2 project, developing a system of collaborative care for people with severe mental illness, providing management to members of the research team, particularly research fellows, associates and assistants, and closely liaising with the site PIs and MHRN/PCRN leads. She is responsible for the co-ordination the six workstreams across three ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6947

Email h.s.khan@bham.ac.uk

Elaine Kidney

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Elaine Kidney is a research fellow with a strong interest in improving public health. She is currently working on a feasibility study of using electronic software to flag up patients with existing symptoms of colorectal cancer for GPs.

Elaine has expertise in evidence synthesis and dissemination, especially around maternal and infant health

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3164

Email e.kidney@bham.ac.uk

Mr Jesse Kigoze

Mr Jesse Kigoze

Doctoral Researcher

Health Economics

PhD title: The economics of back pain

Supervisors: Dr Pelham Barton, Prof.Joanna Coast, Dr.Sue Jowett, Dr. Martyn Lewis (University of Keele)

Jesse Kigozi is a Doctoral Researcher in the University of Birmingham, Health Economics Department. Jesse’s research focuses on the economics of back pain. Specifically, he is exploring alternative methods ...

Telephone +44(0)7863731140

Email jxk523@bham.ac.uk

Dr Philip Kinghorn

Dr Philip Kinghorn

Research Fellow

Health Economics

Philip is a Research Fellow in the Health Economics Unit. His research interests relate to the measurement and valuation of outcomes in economic evaluation. In particular, Philip is interested in the use of the capability approach within health economics.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7572

Email p.kinghorn@bham.ac.uk