Staff

Dr Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano

Dr Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano is a methodologist working in the Medical Test and Biomarker Evaluation Research Group, led by Prof. Jon Deeks. Her main research focus is developing the methods for evaluating the clinical effectiveness of diagnostic tests.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7691

Email l.ferrantediruffano@bham.ac.uk

Ms Miranda Fidler

Ms Miranda Fidler

Doctoral Researcher

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

PhD Title: Long-term adverse outcomes following 5-year survival of childhood, teenage, and young adult cancers.

Supervisors: Professor Mike Hawkins, Dr. Raoul Reulen, and Dr. Clare Frobisher.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7916

Email mmf282@bham.ac.uk

Professor David Fitzmaurice

Professor David Fitzmaurice

Clinical Lead, Primary Care Clinical Sciences.

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

David Fitzmaurice is Clinical Lead for Primary Care Clinical Sciences.

His main area of research interest is cardiovascular disease, in particular thrombosis and haemostasis. He has published extensively in this area and represents Primary Care on many national and international bodies in this field

He is clinical director of the National School for ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7420

Email d.a.fitzmaurice@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Joanna Foster

Strategic Academic Manager

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Jo Foster is a strategic academic manager with responsibility for the West Midlands Central Health Innovation Education Cluster (WMC HIEC), The Connecting for Health Evaluation Programme (CFHEP). Jo provides managerial and academic support to Professor Richard Lilford in his capacity as Vice Dean of Applied Health Research.

Jo has worked with Professor Richard Lilford ...

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

Dr Emma Frew

Senior Lecturer in Health Economics

Health Economics

Emma Frew is a Senior Lecturer in Health Economics. Her research interests are in the economics of obesity and complex public health interventions. Emma is also interested and actively researching economic outcome measurement in children. Emma has published widely in scientific journals in the field of contingent valuation in health care and has a particular interest in the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3199

Email e.frew@bham.ac.uk

Dr Clare Frobisher

Research Fellow

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Clare Frobisher is a Research Fellow on the British Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (BCCSS). 

Clare has published over 20 research papers in scientific journals and presented her work at several International and European conferences on the late effects of childhood cancer.

Her work from the BCCSS has explored the following areas of research in ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8158

Email c.frobisher@bham.ac.uk

Miss Alexandra Furmston

Trial Co-ordinator

Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU)

Alex Furmston is a Trial Co-ordinator at the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU).

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 9112

Email a.t.furmston@bham.ac.uk

Dr Helen Gardner

Dr Helen Gardner

Lecturer, Child Nursing

Nursing

Lecturer in Child Nursing

 NMC Registered on 3 parts of the register:

  • Child
  • Adult
  • Teacher

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4562

Email h.e.gardner@bham.ac.uk

Miss Tracey Genus

Analyst

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Tracey Genus is a Horizon analyst for the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8991

Email t.s.e.genus@bham.ac.uk

Mr Adrian Gheorghe

Mr Adrian Gheorghe

Doctoral Researcher

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

PhD Title : Patient health-related quality of life and the incremental cost-effectiveness associated with the use of a wound-edge protection device in adult patients undergoing laparotomy compared to standard care

Supervisors: Dr Melanie Calvert, Professor Sue Wilson (Primary Care Clinical Sciences), Professor Tracy Roberts (Health Economics Unit)

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3951

Email axg986@bham.ac.uk