Staff

Dr Trudy L. Knight

Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Trudy Knight is based in the Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the University of Birmingham. She has experience of working in various aspects of toxicology, pharmacology and pharmacy in environments of academia, pharmaceutical industries, and the National Health Service.

Telephone +44(0)121 414 6026

Email t.l.knight@bham.ac.uk

Ms Gemma Knowles

Ms Gemma Knowles

Doctoral Researcher

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

PhD title: Ethnic variations in childhood obesity and associated lifestyle factors

Supervisors: Dr. Peymane Adab and Dr. Neil Thomas

Gemma is a Doctoral Researcher in the department of Public Health and Epidemiology. Her main research interests are physical activity and health, body composition measurement techniques, and ethnic variations in the correlates of obesity and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2530

Email knowlesg@bham.ac.uk

Farina Kokab

Farina Kokab

Doctoral Researcher

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

PhD title: Does social capital support the pursuit of health goals in a Pakistani community?

Supervisors: Dr Paramjit Gill, Dr Lynda Tait

Farina’s research interests include investigating health views, the role of socio-cultural factors on health choices, ageing in relation to diversity and developing dialogues between communities and public services. She is also ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6759

Email fxk660@bham.ac.uk

Dr Hubert Lam

Lecturer In Environmental And Occupational Epidemiology

Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Hubert Lam is Lecturer in Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology.

He joined the Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine in 2009 and started his research in the fields of occupational and environmental epidemiology, and respiratory medicine. He advocates the multidisciplinary approach and has extensive collaborative work with other researchers in the UK, Hong Kong ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6019

Email k.lam@bham.ac.uk

Dr Emma Lancashire

Dr Emma Lancashire

Senior Research Fellow / Trial Coordinator

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Emma Lancashire is currently the trial coordinator for a cluster randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of an obesity prevention intervention in primary school age children. Prior to that she was the research manager for the British Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, a long term follow up study of the survivors of childhood cancer.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3999

Email e.r.lancashire@bham.ac.uk

Mr Robert Lancashire

Mr Robert Lancashire

Data Scientist

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Robert Lancashire specialises in dealing with large data sets and the writing of computer programmes to manipulate and analyse data. He also has an extensive knowledge of, and experience in using, a variety of complex statistical software packages.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6762

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

Dr Anna Lavis

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Anna Lavis is a Medical Anthropologist whose work focuses on individuals’ lived experiences and subjectivities of mental illness and distress.

She conducts applied qualitative research into first-episode psychosis (FEP). To this there are two central strands:

1) The SUPEREDEN Study: Exploring the experiences of young people with FEP treated through ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3140

Email a.c.lavis@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Elizabeth Lawson

Data Manager

Elizabeth Lawson is a Data Manager within the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3902

Email e.m.lawson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Amanda Lewis

Dr Amanda Lewis

NIHR NSPCR Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Amanda Lewis is an NIHR/NSPCR Research Fellow within the Primary Care Clincial Sciences Department at the University of Birmingham.

Her main research area is weight (obesity) management in Primary Care. She is involved with projects surrounding weight gain during pregnancy, the comparison of differing weight loss programmes and the effectiveness of brief GP interventions for weight ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4405

Email a.lewis.1@bham.ac.uk

Dr Bai Li

Dr Bai Li

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Bai Li is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics within the School of Health and Population Sciences (HaPS). She is also the Postdoctoral Representative for HaPS within the PERCAT (Postdoctoral/Early Research Career Development And Training) at the College of Medical and Dental Sciences.

Bai's primary ...

Telephone 01214147365

Email b.li.3@bham.ac.uk