Staff

Professor David Adams

Professor David Adams

Professor of Hepatology
Dean of Medicine
Director NIHR BRU in Liver Disease and Centre for Liver Research

David Adams is Professor of Hepatology and Dean of Medicine for the College of Medical and Dental Sciences.  He is also director of the Centre for Liver Research and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Birmingham Liver Biomedical Research Unit and lead for translational research in the MRC Centre for Immune Regulation.

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8702

Email d.h.adams@bham.ac.uk

Dr Simon Afford

Reader in Liver Immunopathology

School of Immunity and Infection

Simon Afford holds a Readership in Liver Immunopathology within the School of Infection and Immunity .

Simon has published extensively in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of cellular and molecular mechanisms of hepatic inflammation. He has received major grants from the Wellcome Trust, Medical Research Council, Biological and Biological Science ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8698

Email s.c.afford@bham.ac.uk

Professor Graham Anderson

Professor Graham Anderson

Professor of T-Lymphocyte Biology

School of Immunity and Infection

Graham Anderson is Professor of T-Lymphocyte Biology and a Theme Lead in the MRC Centre for Immune Regulation.

Grahams research focuses on T-cell development and thymus development and function, as well as the regulation of T-cell responses in lymphoid tissues. Graham has over 100 publications in scientific journals in the fields of Immunology and developmental biology. He is holder ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6817

Email g.anderson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Matthew Armstrong

Dr Matthew Armstrong

Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow and Honorary SpR in Hepatology

School of Immunity and Infection

Dr Matthew Armstrong is a Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Fellow (commenced Oct 2009). He qualified from Leeds Medical School in 2004 with honours, during which he obtained a 1stClass BSc in clinical sciences with research in small bowel surgery. His post-graduate training was undertaken in hospitals throughout the Yorkshire region, until he started his PhD at Birmingham University in ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8700/+44 (0)7968470622

Email armstrom@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paul Badenhorst

Senior Lecturer

School of Immunity and Infection

Paul Badenhorst is a Senior Lecture in the School of Immunity and Infection. 

Paul’s field of expertise is in Epigenetics and Development. Paul uses both the Drosophila model system and human cells to investigate how chromatin modifying complexes regulate gene expression to control developmental pathways. He has received major grant funding from Cancer ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6810

Email p.w.badenhorst@bham.ac.uk

Dr Dalan Bailey

Birmingham Fellow

School of Immunity and Infection

Dalan Bailey is a University of Birmingham Research Fellow working on the molecular biology of RNA viruses. He has over 10 years’ experience working on the molecular determinants of virulence, with particular focus on morbilliviruses and noroviruses. Since 2005 he has published over 20 manuscripts in this area including publications in PLOS Pathogens and the Journal of Virology.
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Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6854

Email d.bailey@bham.ac.uk

Dr Peter Balfe

Dr Peter Balfe

Senior Lecturer in Virology

School of Immunity and Infection

Peter Balfe is a Senior lecturer in Virology. 

He helped set up the HCV group at the Medical School where we've been since January 2005. The group includes 14 people at present (7 post-docs, 6 Ph. D. students and 1 technician) and occupies 3 adjoining labs on the 5th floor of the IBR building, 2 cat 3 labs and have shared access to all of the facilities in the MRC ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8174

Email p.balfe@bham.ac.uk

Dr Francesca Barone

Dr Francesca Barone

Wellcome Trust Clinician Scientist, Honorary Consultant in Rheumatology

School of Immunity and Infection

Francesca Barone is a Wellcome Trust scientist working as Rheumatologist Consultant in UHB and Sandwell and West Birmingham Trusts.

Her main interest is in understanding the relationship between stromal cells and leukocyte in the development of chronic inflammatory process. 

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3248

Email f.barone@bham.ac.uk

Dr Vassiliy Bavro

Dr Vassiliy Bavro

Birmingham Fellow

School of Immunity and Infection

Vassiliy Bavro joined the School of Immunity and Infection at University of Birmingham in February 2012 as a Birmingham Fellow. Dr Bavro is a structural biologist with a strong track-record in membrane protein research and is currently setting up his independent research group at Birmingham.

His interest is in fundamental principles of membrane protein function and ...

Telephone +44(0)121 414 6566

Email v.bavro@bham.ac.uk

Professor Roy Bicknell

Professor Roy Bicknell

Professor of Functional Genomics

Roy Bicknell is Professor of Functional Genomics and head of the Cancer Research UK Angiogenesis group

 Roy has published over 200 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of angiogenesis and endothelial biology. He has received major grants from Cancer Research UK, the European Union and the British Heart ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4085

Email r.bicknell@bham.ac.uk