Staff

Dr Miranda Pallan

Dr Miranda Pallan

Clinical Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Miranda Pallan joined the Unit of Public Health, Epidemiology & Biostatistics as a Clinical Research Fellow in 2005. 

Miranda has a background as a General Practitioner, but moved into the field of Public Health in 2002. Her main research interest is childhood obesity, and she is a co-investigator of a major NIHR-funded childhood obesity prevention study.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7990

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

Professor Jim Parle

Professor Jim Parle

Professor of Primary Care & Assistant in General Practice

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Jim Parle is Professor of Primary Care, leads the Cancer team within PCCS, and is Course director for the Physician Assistant PGDip progamme. 

Jim’s main activity in his 20 years as an academic has been in education, leading on the introduction of a major community based teaching strand within the MBChB course; championing the place of non-biosciences such as ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6420

Email j.v.parle@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jayne Parry

Professor Jayne Parry

Professor of Policy and Public Health

School of Health and Population Sciences

Jayne is Professor of Policy and Public Health, and Head of the School of Health and Population Sciences.

Jayne’s research programme focuses on the assessment and evaluation of the health impacts of national policy initiatives. She has received major grants from the Department of Health, the National Institute for Health Research and other bodies to support her ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7688/PA: Janis Humphries +44(0)121 414 7688

Email j.m.parry.1@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Smitaa Patel

Medical Statistician

Smitaa is a Medical Statistician working at the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) in the school of Cancer Sciences. She works on the Parkinson’s Disease portfolio of trials. This involves the managing of day to day running of the trial as well as programming, analysing and reporting the trial results.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 9115

Email s.a.patel@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Maria Cristina Peñaloza Ramos

Mrs Maria Cristina Peñaloza Ramos

Research Fellow
Deputy Director for Teaching

Health Economics

Cristina Penaloza is a Research Fellow and Deputy Director for Teaching MSc HEHP in the Health Economics Unit at the University of Birmingham. 

Cristina has published research papers in the fields of healthcare productivity, healthcare efficiency, measures of equity, coverage, utilization of healthcare services, evaluation of autonomization of hospitals, and ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7061

Email m.c.penaloza@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Angaja Phalguni

Systematic Reviewer

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Angaja Phalguni is a Systematic Reviewer within the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU). She joined NHSC in November 2009 after working in public health sector in India.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9076

Email a.phalguni@bham.ac.uk

Mr Matthew Phillips

Project Manager

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8992

Email m.phillips.1@bham.ac.uk

Dr Claire Radford

Dr Claire Radford

Research Management and Governance Facilitator

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Claire is part of the Quality Assurance team she provides training and advice to clinical research teams on regulations governing clinical trials.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9119

Email c.r.radford@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sandeep Randhawa

Senior Clinical Tutor

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sandeep Singh Randhawa is an Academic General Practitioner with an interest in medical education and simulation training. He is currently working alongside the ISU and Community Based Medicine teams at the University. He also facilitates at the Hollier Simulation Centre and works part-time as a Salaried GP for the Vitality Partnership.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3346

Email s.s.randhawa@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sabi Redwood

Dr Sabi Redwood

Honorary Senior Research Fellow PCCS

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sabi Redwood is a Research Fellow in Medical Sociology working in applied health research on the NIHR Birmingham and Black Country Collaborations in Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) http://medweb4.bham.ac.uk/websites/bcra/clahrc/index.htm. She is the CLAHRC academic lead for Patient and Public Involvement.

She has a background in paediatric nursing ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8973

Email s.redwood@bham.ac.uk