Staff

Dr Paola de Pablo

Clinical Lecturer in Rheumatology

School of Immunity and Infection

After completing Specialist Training in Rheumatology in 2001, Paola de Pablo pursued a Masters Degree in Public Health at Harvard University, with a focus on Clinical Effectiveness. She obtained a Pan-American Fellowship from the Fogarty International Center-National Institutes of Health (NIH)/Conacyt and a Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Arthritis Foundation (USA) to undertake training ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3262

Email p.depablo@bham.ac.uk

Mr Alastair Denniston

Mr Alastair Denniston

Consultant Ophthalmologist (Uveitis/Medical Retina) & Hon Senior Lecturer

Alastair Denniston is Hon Senior Lecturer, College of Medical and Dental Sciences and Consultant Ophthalmologist (Uveitis and Medical Retina) at the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

Alastair’s specialist interests within ophthalmology are ocular immunity, ocular imaging and outcome measurement in inflammatory eye disease. He was awarded an MRC Clinical Research ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 6905

Email a.denniston@bham.ac.uk

Professor Mark Drayson

Professor Mark Drayson

Professor Clinical Immunodiagnostics, Director Clinical Immunology Service, Honorary Consultant University Hospitals Birmingham and Heart of England

Mark has directed the CIS since 2000. The service provides a unique interface between the University's substantial scientific expertise in immunology and the clinical investigation and management of blood cancers, immunodeficiency and autoimmunity in the West Midlands. Providing 500,000 immunodiagnostic tests per year for a population of five million, the CIS is in an ideal position for ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4074

Email m.t.drayson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Peter Eddowes

Clinical Research Fellow

School of Immunity and Infection

Dr Peter Eddowes is a clinical research fellow in the Centre for Liver Research. He is currently studying for an MD. His research focuses on the assessment and staging of chronic liver disease with various imaging modalities.

Telephone +44 (0)7768 607 537

Email p.eddowes@bham.ac.uk

Mr Matt Edmunds

Mr Matt Edmunds

Clinical Lecturer in Ophthalmology

School of Immunity and Infection

Matt Edmunds is a Clinical Lecturer in the Academic Unit of Ophthalmology, College of Medical and Dental Sciences. 

Matt’s specialist interest within Ophthalmology is the immunology of Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathy (also known as Graves’ Ophthalmopathy or Thyroid Eye Disease).

Matt is keen to promote awareness of Thyroid-Associated Ophthalmopathy and has previously ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3266

Email m.r.edmunds@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andrew Filer

Dr Andrew Filer

Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist

School of Immunity and Infection

Andrew Filer is a HEFCE Senior Lecturer in Experimental Rheumatology and Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist at University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Birmingham.

He has published over 50 research papers and reviews in scientific journals as well as book chapters in the fields of stromal cell biology and Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology. Grant funding includes ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8690

Email a.filer@bham.ac.uk

Dr Benjamin Fisher

Dr Benjamin Fisher

Senior Clinical Lecturer in Experimental Translational Inflammation

School of Immunity and Infection

Ben Fisher is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Experimental Translational Inflammation. He has published research papers on rheumatoid arthritis and has participated in many national and international collaborations.

Telephone +44 (0)121 371 3201

Email b.fisher@bham.ac.uk

Dr Adriana Flores-Langarica

Dr Adriana Flores-Langarica

Postdoctoral fellow

School of Immunity and Infection

Adriana Flores-Langarica is a post doctoral research fellow working in Professor Adam Cunningham’s group in the School of Immunity and Infection.

Her main research interest is the induction of the immune response in vivo. She is currently investigating the importance of different dendritic cell subsets and their impact to the T and B cell responses during Salmonella ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6970

Email a.floreslangarica@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jon Frampton

Professor Jon Frampton

Professor of Stem Cell Biology

School of Immunity and Infection

Jon Frampton is a stem cell biologist. His primary area of interest is in how stem cells operate in adults. Jon’s research involves examining the processes that regulate stem cells to determine how these fail during ageing or as part of disease processes, especially in cancer.

The principle focus is on bone marrow stem cells that give rise to our blood cells. Understanding this system has ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6812/+44 (0)121 414 4065 (PA)

Email j.frampton@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sylvie Freeman

Clinical Senior Lecturer in ImmunoHaematology, Consultant Haematologist

School of Immunity and Infection

Consultant Hematologist / Clinician Scientist (PhD and Postdoctoral training at Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, UK)

Specialist expertise in immunophenotypic diagnosis /monitoring of hematological malignancies with particular interest in acute myeloid leukemia (AML) / myelodysplasia /leukaemic stem cell.

Established track record ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8759

Email s.freeman@bham.ac.uk