Staff

Professor Keith Wheatley

Professor Keith Wheatley

Scientific Director, Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU)

School of Cancer Sciences

Scientific Director of CRCTU, specialising in management (design, monitoring, analysis and reporting) of clinical trials in a range of disease areas, including leukaemia, melanoma, paediatric oncology, neurology, and renal disease, along with related meta-analyses and add-on biomarker studies.

Dr Herman Wheeler

Lecturer in Health Sciences, Medical Law & Ethics, Nursing Sciences & Psychology
Lead for Joint University of Birmingham & University Hospital Birmingham NHS (F) Trust Mentor Preparation Programme
Clinical link tutor to NHS Trusts

Nursing

Dr Wheeler lectures in Health Sciences, Medical and Nursing Law & Ethics; Psychology and Professional Development, to undergraduate and post-graduate healthcare students, including nursing, medical and physiotherapy students, and supervises Masters and PhD Research.

He gained his PhD from the University of Birmingham in 1994. His doctoral research focused ...

Ms Jan Whetstone

Ms Jan Whetstone

Non-Clinical Tutor in Primary Care Clinical Sciences - Interactive Studies Unit

Primary Care Clinical Sciences

Jan Whetstone is a member of the Clinical Communication team in the Interactive Studies Unit, and is involved in teaching and lecturing in Clinical Communication both at undergraduate and postgraduate level. She is also involved in the teaching of several Medicine in Society modules in the UG programme.

Through the ISU Jan works with the Doctors in Difficulty programme organised by ...

Professor Deborah White

Professor Deborah White

Professor of Dental Public Health

School of Dentistry

Deborah White is Professor of Dental Public Health and Director of Education and Senior Welfare Tutor in the School of Dentistry.

Her research interests centre on dental epidemiology and health services research. She has contributed to five major UK surveys of dental health, which have been funded by the Department of Health.

Dr Kevin Whitehead

Dr Kevin Whitehead

Lecturer in Neuropharmacology

Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Kevin Whitehead is a lecturer in the Neuropharmacology team, School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and principal investigator of the Pain Signalling Group.

Kevin has extensive experience of in vivomonitoring of neurochemistry and his current research is aimed towards an understanding the role of central neuroinflammatory processes in chronic pain. This is ...

Dr Malgorzata Wiench

Dr Malgorzata Wiench

Lecturer in Cancer Biology

School of Dentistry

Malgorzata Wiench is a Lecturer in Cancer Biology. Uniquely based between the School of Dentistry and the School of Cancer Sciences she aims to understand the mechanisms by which chromatin organization and DNA methylation regulate gene expression in health and disease and to develop the basis for patient-tailored epigenetic cancer therapies. The investigations focus on the role of nuclear ...

Mr Adrian Wilcockson

School of Cancer Sciences

Adrian Wilcockson has been a Senior Analyst Programmer for the Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) programming team since 2003.

The programming team creates and supports bespoke database applications for trials run by the unit. These are typically SQL Server/ASP.NET systems for large, multi centre/international phase 3 studies.

Mr Stuart Wildman

Mr Stuart Wildman

Lecturer

Nursing

Stuart Wildman is a lecturer in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences.

Stuart has over twenty years of experience in teaching and supporting nursing students at undergraduate and post graduate levels.

 

Miss Helen Williams

Miss Helen Williams

Research Support Administrator

Medical and Dental Sciences

Helen developed key skills in organisation and communication through experience in both private and public sector work before joining the University in May 2010. Her current role underpins the effective operation of the Research and Knowledge Transfer Office for the College of Medical and Dental Sciences, assisting project management and academic engagement with sponsors and ...

Mr Geraint Williams

Mr Geraint Williams

NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Ophthalmology

School of Immunity and Infection

Geraint Williams is an NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer in Ophthalmology. His sub-specialist area is in cornea and external disease, with an interest in ocular surface immunity and infection. He was awarded a Wellcome Trust clinical research fellowship in 2008 and completed his PhD in Immune Regulation of Acquired Ocular Immunobullous Disease in 2012.

Geraint is currently undertaking ...