Staff

Mr Alastair Canaway

Mr Alastair Canaway

Doctoral Researcher

Health Economics

PhD title: Capturing family benefits of end of life care for resource allocation.

Supervisors: Professor Joanna Coast and Doctor Hareth Al Janabi

Alastair Canaway is a Doctoral Researcher within the Health Economics Unit’s team.

Alastair is in the infancy of his research career but has already made significant steps towards ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8176

Email axc105@bham.ac.uk

Rita Champaneria

Systematic Reviewer

Rita is a systematic reviewer at BCTU for the Women’s Health portfolio. Her main responsibility is the undertaking of systematic literature searching to identify existing evidence as a basis for development of clinical trial proposals, grant applications and synthesis of the worldwide research evidence on a particular therapeutic question. These provide the scientific rationale underpinning ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 9107

Email r.champaneria@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Versha Cheed

Medical Statistician

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Versha is a Medical Statistician at the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit. She works on clinical trials in the Women’s Health area. Her main responsibilities include the analysis and reporting of trials as well as the design and development of new trials under the mentorship of a senior statistician.

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 9118

Email v.cheed@bham.ac.uk

Professor KK Cheng

Professor KK Cheng

Professor of Public Health and Primary Care

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

KK Cheng (郑家强) has been Professor at the University of Birmingham since 1995. His main interests are in the epidemiology, prevention and control of important non-communicable diseases, and the development of primary care in China.

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Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6757

Email k.k.cheng@bham.ac.uk

Mr Peter Chilton

Research Associate

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Peter Chilton is a research associate in Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, working under Professor Richard Lilford.

He assists in the research of Prof Lilford, performing literature retrieval and searches in support of paper writing and grant applications; conducting data analysis; production of data-tables; proof-reading; etc. He has also contributed to a number of ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8288

Email p.j.chilton@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Joanne Clarke

Mrs Joanne Clarke

Research Associate

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Joanne Clarke is Research Associate on the WAVES Study (West Midlands ActiVe lifestyle and healthy Eating in School children study).

Joanne is particularly interested in the effect that the school environment and ethos has on children’s health and lifestyle choices.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8060

Email j.l.clarke@bham.ac.uk

Professor Joanna Coast

Professor of Health Economics

Joanna Coast is Professor of Health Economics within the School of Health and Population Sciences. 

Jo has published more than 90 research papers in academic journals. She has received major grants from the Medical Research Council and the European Research Council. She is Senior Editor, Health Economics for Social Science and Medicine.

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Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3056

Email j.coast@bham.ac.uk

Dr Alison Coates

Senior Lecturer

Nursing

Alison Coates is the Programme Director of the Bachelor of Nursing degree and has overall responsibility for ensuring the development of new nursing programmes and the effective implementation of the current programme.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6826

Email a.coates@bham.ac.uk

Miss Sarah Coleman

Miss Sarah Coleman

Physical Activity Facilitator

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Sarah Coleman is the Physical Activity Facilitator for two Clinical Trials. The PAM-PeRS Study is looking at the effectiveness of exercise as a treatment for postnatal depression. The Active Women Study is looking at the feasibility and acceptability of aerobic exercise as a treatment for vasomotor menopausal symptoms.  

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8166

Email s.j.coleman.1@bham.ac.uk

Dr Henry Connor

Dr Henry Connor

Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Connor’s areas of research include 1) the history of anaesthesia, particularly military anaesthesia and 2) the history of provincial medicine and provincial medical societies and associations in the nineteenth century.
He is a member and previous council member of the History of Anaesthesia Society. He is a member of several societies relating to the history of medicine and has ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8174

Email j.reinarz@bham.ac.uk