Staff

Dr Richard Barrett

Dr Richard Barrett

Research Fellow

Neurobiology

Richard is a Research Fellow in the Neuronal Networks group whose research focuses on the development of novel technology for neural interfaces.

Richard is researching techniques to establish high-throughput recordings of zebrafish electrocardiograms (ECG). In Birmingham alone there are over 10000 people who have cardiac arrhythmias and it has recently been shown that ...

Professor Timothy Barrett

Professor Timothy Barrett

Professor in Paediatrics

Reproduction, Genes and Development

Timothy Barrett Professor of Paediatrics, Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, and Program Director for the Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility at Birmingham Children’s Hospital.

Timothy has published over 100 research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of paediatrics, diabetes and genetics of ...

Dr Pelham Barton

Dr Pelham Barton

Reader in Mathematical Modelling
Director of the MSc programme in Health Economics and Health Policy

Health Economics

Pelham Barton is a Reader in Mathematical Modelling in the Health Economics Unit and Director of the MSc programme in Health Economics and Health Policy. He has over 70 publications, of which around 50 are academic papers published in peer-reviewed journals. On almost all of these his contribution was to lead the economic and mathematical modelling aspects of the ...

Dr Hannah Batchelor

Dr Hannah Batchelor

Paediatric Formulations Research Fellow

Pharmacy and Therapeutics

Hannah Batchelor is a Formulations Research Fellow funded by the Medicines for Children Research Networkto support high quality clinical research into medicines for children and young people, ensuring that medicines are both safe and effective. Her previous experience within pharmaceutical industry and the NHS brings extensive knowledge of drug delivery and the design of clinical trials. ...

Joanna Batt

Joanna Batt

Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry

School of Dentistry

Joanna is a Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry.

She is currently studying a PhD on the biological effects of titanium products on epithelial cells.

Joanna teaches on both the BDS and BSC in Biomedical Materials Science courses, and also undertakes clinical work. She is personal tutor to a group of BDS undergraduates, and is undertaking the ...

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 ...

Mrs Susan Bayliss

Mrs Susan Bayliss

Information Specialist

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Sue Bayliss is an information specialist who for the past 10 years has worked within the information support team in the Department of Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Birmingham, developing search strategies to identify appropriate research literature for systematic reviews. These have included Cochrane reviews as well as many health technology assessment ...

Mr Alex Beeson

Mr Alex Beeson

Research Support Administrator

Medical and Dental Sciences

Alex’s key responsibilities centre on post-award administration, as well as providing administrative support to the College of Medical and Dental Science’s Research and Knowledge Transfer Office.

Mr Andrew D Beggs

Mr Andrew D Beggs

Clinical Lecturer in General Surgery
Wellcome Trust Postdoctoral Clinician Scientist

School of Cancer Sciences

Andrew Beggs is a Clinical Lecturer in General Surgery in the School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham. He currently holds a Wellcome Trust Postdoctoral Fellowship for Clinician Scientists.

His major research interests include colorectal cancer biology and translational medicine. He has published articles in The Lancet, Gut, Journal of Pathology and PLoS ...

Mr Antonio Belli

Mr Antonio Belli

Reader in Neurotrauma

Neurobiology

Mr Belli graduated from Tor Vergata University in Rome with a degree in Medicine and Surgery. He completed a doctoral degree (MD) on neurobiochemistry of brain ischaemia and reperfusion at Tor Vergata University and then moved to the UK in 1994.

He trained as a neurosurgeon at King’s College Hospital, Atkinson Morley’s Hospital, The National Hospital for ...