Quantifying, Understanding and Enhancing Relational Continuity
Professor of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham
Tom is an academic public health physician with experience of health policy, health economics and health informatics. He has longstanding interests in management of chronic diseases, quality improvement in health care and in health services research, particularly in the organisation and delivery of primary care.
Professor of Health Policy and Management and Director of Research for the School of Social Policy, University of Birmingham
Iestyn specialises in social science approaches to Health Services Research, employing mixed methods study designs. He has specific expertise in health services and systems, strategic planning and decision making.
Professor of Medical Sociology, Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham
Sheila has expertise in qualitative methods and the application of sociological theory in healthcare research within large mixed-methods studies working with multi-disciplinary teams. She is experienced in research into healthcare professional staff roles and patient experience within primary care.
Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, University of York
Panos is a health economist with expertise in applying sophisticated statistical techniques to analyse large and complex health care datasets. His research agenda focuses on economic issues relating to incentives facing individuals, and health care providers across various health care settings.
Research Fellow in Health Economics at Centre for Health Economics at the University of York
Zecharias is a young researcher whose primary research focus lies in the application of Econometric and Microeconometric methods to evaluate the intended and unintended effects of health sector policy reforms such as health sector financing reforms, quality improvement incentives, and insurance arrangements. Zecharias is also interested in analysing inequality in health and healthcare.
Joint Director for Centre for Health Data Science and Professor of Health Data Science and Public Health, College of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Birmingham
Krish Nirantharakumar’s expertise is in health informatics, learning health systems and research into epidemiology of cardiometabolic disease.
Research Fellow Institute of Applied Health Research College of Medical & Dental Sciences University of Birmingham
Fiona specialises in social science approaches to qualitative research methods. She has expertise in conducting research in primary care leading on data collection and analysis of qualitative sub-studies in clinical trials.
Research Fellow, Centre for Health Economics, University of York
Kamil is a patient and public contributor to medical research. By training and education, he is an EFL teacher, currently studying software engineering. His interests include multimorbidity, autoimmune diseases and health literacy among other topics. He is using his lived experience of ill health and being a service user to further medical research.