Staff

Dr Andrew Bentall

Dr Andrew Bentall

NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Nephrology

School of Immunity and Infection

As a lecturer in nephrology, Andrew Bentall balances his academic responsibilities at the University with clinical practice at the University Hospital Birmingham.

Currently research activities are directed at identifying high risk kidney transplant recipients particularly ABO incompatible and HLA incompatible transplant candidates.

Mrs Louise Bentham

Mrs Louise Bentham

Project Manager

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Louise Bentham is an experienced clinical research nurse and project manager with a background in clinical epidemiology, old age psychiatry, learning disability and group work.

Prof Lucinda Billingham

Prof Lucinda Billingham

Professor of Biostatistics, School of Cancer Sciences
Biostatistics Lead and Assistant Director, Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit

School of Cancer Sciences

Lucinda Billingham is Professor of Biostatistics within the School of Cancer Sciences and the School of Health and Population Sciences at the University of Birmingham. She is Biostatistics Lead and Assistant Director at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit at Birmingham which runs an extensive portfolio of phase I to III clinical trials. She is also the Director of the MRC Midland Hub for ...

Professor Julian Bion

Professor Julian Bion

Professor Of Intensive Care Medicine

Medical Science and Education

Mrs Becky Birch

Mrs Becky Birch

EuroTEAM Project Manager

Medical and Dental Sciences

Becky Birch is the EuroTEAM Project Manager, in the Research & Knowledge Transfer Office, College of Medical & Dental Sciences.

 EuroTEAM is a European Commission funded research project, primarily concerned with early diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis.  The project consortium is comprised of 16 academic and SME partners from all over Europe, as well ...

Dr Kate Bishop

Head of Research and Knowledge Transfer

Medical and Dental Sciences

Kate is responsible for delivering administrative support to the College’s broad portfolio of research and knowledge transfer activities, spanning from supporting the grant application process, to identifying new and emerging intellectual property and supporting the training and development of post-graduate researchers. 

Kate is accountable for all activity ...

Mrs Beth Boddice

Mrs Beth Boddice

Research Associate (Analyst)

Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Beth Boddice is a research associate (analyst) at the National Institute for Health Research Horizon Scanning Centre (NIHR HSC). The NIHR HSC provides early warning to the Department of Health of new and emerging health technologies which may require evaluation, consideration of clinical and cost impact, or modification of clinical guidance.

Mrs Lesley Bodenham

Mrs Lesley Bodenham

Project Manager/Administrator
PERCAT (Postdoctoral/Early Researcher Career Development and Training)
VAMPIRE (Vascular antibody-mediated pharmaceutically induced tumour resection)

Medical and Dental Sciences

Lesley provides project support and is first point of contact for PERCAT, College of Medical and Dental Sciences. PERCAT is a scheme to facilitate the career development of Postdoctoral/Early career researchers within the College. 

Lesley also provides project support to the EU VAMPIRE project led by Professor Roy Bicknell (School of Immunity and Infection).

Dr Kristien Boelaert

Dr Kristien Boelaert

MRC Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Kristien Boelaert is a Senior MRC-funded Research Fellow and practising Consultant Endocrinologist with lead roles in the Thyroid Services at the UHB NHS Foundation Trust.

Her laboratory research interests focus on the pathogenesis of thyroid cancer and in particular on the identification of novel diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for patients with thyroid cancer ...

Professor Constanze Bonifer

Professor Constanze Bonifer

Chair of Experimental Haematology

School of Cancer Sciences

Constanze is a Professor within the School of Cancer Sciences and has spent her career engaged in research in the field of gene regulation in the hematopoietic system. 

Constanze has published more than 100 papers in the field of gene regulation and holds programme grants from the BBSRC and Leukaemia Lymphoma Research, several studentships as well as project grants ...