Staff

Mrs Joanna Smith

Senior Analyst, NIHR Horizon Scanning Research & Intelligence Centre

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Joanna is a Senior Analyst and MedTech Industry Lead at the NIHR Horizon Scanning Research & Intelligence Centre (HSRIC). She currently leads engagement with the MedTech industry and has developed expertise in medical technologies (including medical devices, diagnostics and interventional procedures). Joanna also leads engagement with the NIHR Health Technology Cooperatives (HTCs), and is a ...

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

Lecturer

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 undergraduate Child Field of Practice modules. He is Link Tutor to Birmingham Children’s Hospital and Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.

 

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

Interim Head of Primary Care, Academic Head of Community Based Medicine Teaching, Head of Academic GP Trainee programme
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 (Interim Head of Department), having started here in 2000 as a GP Registrar and progressed through the ranks to her current roles as Interim Head of Department of Primary Care, the Head of Academic Community Based Medicine Teaching across the whole of the MBChB (Medicine undergraduate) ...

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

Dr Amelia Swift

Dr Amelia Swift

Senior Lecturer

Nursing

Amelia Swift is a registered nurse and Senior Lecturer in Nursing. She works at the University of Birmingham 3 days per week where she teaches across the Bachelor of Nursing programme in a variety of clinical and research focused modules as well as taking a keen interest in developing electronic and mobile learning resources and strategies. She also contributes to post-graduate course in a ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6923

Email a.swift@bham.ac.uk

Dr Lynda Tait

Dr Lynda Tait

Research Fellow

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Lynda Tait is a Research Fellow in Primary Care Clinical Sciences.

Lynda has published articles in peer reviewed scientific journals as well as editorials and a book chapter in the field of mental illness. She has received funding from NIHR EME/Medical Research Council and from NIHR RfPB programmes.

Lynda has a personal academic website and academic ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8584

Email l.tait.1@bham.ac.uk