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Research staff

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  • Ben Appleby

    Senior Lecturer and Research Coordinator

    Ben is a NMC Registered Nurse Tutor and Senior Lecturer at Birmingham City University.  He qualified from City University London and St Bartholomew’s School of Nursing and Midwifery in September 1998, completing a 4-year BSc (Hons) in Nursing and Human Science, and clinically, went on to practice in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic...

  • Dr Karolina Biernat

    Research Assistant

    The aim of Karolina's PhD research is to describe and analyse the nutritional outcomes of English holiday food programmes for children. This research also aims to explore the differences in food-related practices of these programmes and to present the perceptions of relevant stakeholders.

  • Professor Joanne Brooke

    Director of C-SCHaRR

    Professor Joanne Brooke is an Adult Nurse and Chartered Health Psychologist. Joanne has a worked across clinical specialities as a nurse including surgery, orthopaedics, emergency care, neurology and stroke in both the NHS and private healthcare settings. The accumulation of clinical posts included that of Nurse Consultant in...

  • Dr Robert Cook

    Research Fellow in Medical Statistics

    Dr Cook is a quantitative researcher with a background in experimental and data science and has been engaged with the analysis of health data since 2015.   His research in the faculty focuses on apply the emerging machine learning, and data science techniques to aid policy makers, operational managers, and front line staff to...

  • Professor Fiona Cowdell

    Professor of Nursing and Health Research

    Fiona Cowdell joined Birmingham City University in October 2016 as a Professor of Nursing and Health Research. Fiona is a National Institute of Health Research Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellow (June 2016 – May 2020) . She is a graduate of Oxford Brookes University with a doctorate from Bournemouth University. As a...

  • Dr Emma Craddock

    Senior Lecturer in Health Research

    Emma completed her PhD in Sociology at the University of Nottingham in 2017 (thesis titled: ‘Emotion and Gender in Local Anti-Austerity Activist Cultures’). Her research utilised a feminist methodology and a combination of qualitative research methods to produce an in-depth exploration of anti-austerity activist culture. It...

  • Emeritus Professor Elaine Denny

    Professor of Health Sociology

    Elaine Denny has a background in hospital and community nursing and taught health sociology to students on health related courses for 20 years. Her research interests focus around women as recipients and providers of health care, and she has published work on women’s experience of IVF, the experience of endometriosis, and on...

  • Dr Angela Hewett

    Senior Lecturer in Health Psychology

    Dr Angela Hewett specialises in health psychology and has a keen interest in gender and health and in health inequalities. Angela has also worked in public health at both Birmingham City University and the University of Liverpool.

  • Catharine Jenkins

    Reader in Dementia Care

    Catharine’s teaching responsibilities are focused around the care of older people with mental health problems and her main area of expertise is dementia care. She also teaches on diversity issues and transcultural mental health nursing. Catharine is interested in creative approaches to active learning for nurse education...

  • Professor Trixie McAree

    Professor of Midwifery and Maternal Health

    Trixie is a dual registered midwife and nurse with over 30 years’ experience both in the UK and abroad. She started her career as a staff nurse in Accident and Emergency, then undertook aid and development projects in Angola and Kazakhstan for several years before returning to the UK.  Trixie  has held posts that include...

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